Mounted Patrol

The Chicago Police Department has stepped up patrols along the lakefront. (CBS)

Police Horses To Get Riot Gear For NATO/G8 Summits

When the NATO/G8 summits come around, Chicago Police horses will be outfitted with riot gear along with the officers riding them.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2012

Chicago police horse "Mikey C" and his human partner, Chicago Police Officer Paul Casasanto (Photo courtesy: Chicago Police Department)

Officers Mourn Dedicated Chicago Police Horse

A Chicago Police lieutenant said fallen Chicago Police horse Mikey C. was special, and it would take 10 police officers to replace him.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011