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Murfreesboro police add 4 new motorcycles

MURFREESBORO, TN (WSMV) -

There are four reasons why you will feel a little safer on the roads in Murfreesboro. Police just added four new Harley Davidson motorcycles to their department.

The bikes have a new design, according to Officer Kyle Evans, moving away from a solid color to a white and blue combination.

Kyle said the funding for the motorcycles came from trading in five older motorcycles removed from service, as well as a grant, a risk management fund and a fixed assets account.

The main focus of the Murfreesboro Police Motorcycle Unit is to reduce traffic crashes by enforcing traffic laws throughout the city and especially in areas with high-traffic volume and crash rates.

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