Mansfield police cycles

The Mansfield Police Department has activated its motorcycle unit to assist in selective traffic enforcement in the city. (MPD photo)

MANSFIELD — Capt. Randy Carver said he believes in legacy, history and tradition.

Those are some of the reasons why Carver, newly promoted on Wednesday, said he was pleased this week to announce the return of the department's motorcycle unit -- a service that's been out of service for 60 years.

Randy Carver

Mansfield police Capt. Randy Carver

MPD cycles

The Mansfield Police Department's motor unit will utilize two Harley-Davidson motorcycles. (MPD photo)

Local News. Locally Powered.

Our goal is to help make the community a better place to live and work, and to do that through reliable, independent, local journalism that focuses on solutions. Help us tell the whole story of our region by becoming a member today.

Support Our Journalism

Our reporting empowers people to individually and collectively achieve progress in our region. Help make free, local, independent journalism sustainable by becoming a Source Member.

City editor. 30-year plus journalist. Husband. Father of 3 grown sons and also a proud grandpa. Prior military journalist in U.S. Navy, Ohio Air National Guard. -- Favorite quote: "Where were you when the page was blank?"