Bicycle Unit


The West Norriton Township Police Department Bicycle Patrol Unit is responsible for patrolling the Schuylkill River Trail and the Norristown Farm Park during the spring, summer, and fall. At times, the Bicycle Patrol Unit officers may also be assigned to patrol neighborhoods, townhouse and apartment complexes, and business / retail establishments in the township.

Equipment & Training

Officers assigned to the Bicycle Patrol Unit are specially trained in emergency bicycle operation and control, bicycle repair and maintenance, first aid, and community policing. Patrol bicycles are equipped with mounted lights and sirens, first aid supplies, and bicycle repair tools.