Bridgeport, CT Police Department

The History of the Bridgeport Police Department Motorcycle Unit

The Bridgeport Police Department started using motors in the early 1900’s thru the present day.  At one point Bridgeport Police Department had the largest motor unit in the State of Connecticut.

Bridgeport Police Officer Willie Wilchinsky
8-1-1951 1st Motorcycle with a police radio
9-4-1961 Bridgeport Police Motor Officer Moe Alexander
Assistant Chief Robert Mangano

Information and Photos were obtained from families of previous motor officers and the Bridgeport, CT Police Department.