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Vehicle supply issues hamper Moorcroft Police Department

 

February 24, 2022

Grace Moore

An officer watches over the kids crossing Hwy 16 on their way to school Tuesday morning in one of the two remaining operational cruisers.

Moorcroft's police department head, Bill Bryant, requested a new cruiser several months ago to replace the 2012 Dodge Durango that has been suffering progressively worsening maintenance issues.

"That's why," said Mayor Ben Glenn, "we chose to trade it." This new acquisition was paid for by funds specifically set aside for this purpose.

The new vehicle was ordered in November, but the dealership warned at the time that it could be around 180 days before delivery. The mayor anticipates delivery of the new cruiser around the latter part of May or the first weeks of June.

If the town did not...



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