HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -- On Wednesday, 10 members of the Hartford Police Department embarked on a 300-plus bicycle ride to Washington D.C.
It’s called the Police Unity Tour, where officers will ride to the National Law Enforcement Officer’s Memorial in Washington D.C.
The tour is meant to raise awareness about law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty.
A team of Hartford based officers will be biking to DC to honor fallen officers at the National police memorial. Police Unity Tour Aetna Hartford PAL Connecticut State Police City of Hartford Fire Department | Hartford CT. We are proud of all the departments in #Policeunitytour pic.twitter.com/VWOfaTuBRj— Hartford Police CT (@HartfordPolice) May 8, 2019