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Mounted Police

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2 New Horses Join San Francisco Police Department’s Mounted Unit

The San Francisco Police Department welcomed two new members to the mounted police patrol in a special ceremony at Union Square Monday, as three horses retired from the force.


One of the horses in the San Jose Mounted Unit (Friends of the San Jose Mounted Unit)

Nonprofit Halts Fundraising For San Jose Mounted Police

A nonprofit that helps fund the San Jose Police Department’s mounted unit announced Thursday that it would stop its fundraising efforts to support police horses.


A San Francisco Fire Department fire engine. (CBS)

San Francisco Police, Fire Chiefs Outline Possible Cuts

San Francisco Police Chief Jeff Godown and Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White have suggested some sobering cuts to their respective budgets to close the city’s $306 million deficit.