Motorcycle Patrols

The Meriden Police Department has two (2) active Harley Davidson police motorcycles that may operate on the day shift and evening shifts.  Motor Officers are experienced police officers who have served the department for at least four years prior to selection.  Motor Officers perform a variety of duties including speed and traffic enforcement, escort duties, response to motor vehicle crashes, and general patrol work.  Motor Officers attend a rigorous training course hosted by the Connecticut State Police prior to riding for the department.