Police Motor Units
The History of Motorcycle Law Enforcement

 "Virtual Museum"


Los Angles County, CA Sheriff's Office

The Los Angles County Sheriff's Office started it's Motorcycle Unit in 1915.

Los Angles County, CA Police Motor Badges (Photo provided by Tony Aleria)

Cap Badge (Photo provided by Dab Richmond)

O.A. Richmond L.A. COUNTY MOTOR POLICE (Photo provided by Dan Richmond)

First photo HUGH CLINE, badge # unknown. Started with LAPD about 1913.  Great uncle, brother in law to my grandfather, Sgt. O.A. Richmond #134 (Photo provided by Dan Richmond)