Detroit Police Ask Students To Name New Horse

DETROIT (WWJ) – The Detroit Police Department is calling on Detroit Public School students for help in naming the latest four-legged addition to the force.

The department has a new horse as part of its mounted unit, and he needs a new name.

Detroit public and charter school students in first through sixth grades are being asked to submit suggestions. Other members of the mounted unit are named Wynn, Baby, Tiny and Elmo.

Interim Chief of Police Chester Logan will select the winner, who will be invited to the mounted unit’s barn for the naming ceremony — which will include placing the new name plate over the horse’s stall.

Students are each allowed to submit one name to the Detroit Police Department by calling the office at 313-596-2200; by email at pubinfo@detroitmi.gov; by fax at 313-596-1450; or via mail: The Office Public Information, 1300 Beaubien, Room 203, Detroit MI 48226.

Entrants should include their name, telephone number and the suggested name of the horse.

The deadline for submission is December 20, 2012.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.
Hump Day Drinks: 8 Cheery Cocktail RecipesNow that you've made it through half the work week, it's time to celebrate!

Watch & Listen