Seattle Police Department Rolls Out Fixie Unit

In an unexpected move, the Seattle Police Department has unveiled a newer, hipper, specialized bike unit which will, according to department sources*, patrol parts of Capitol Hill, Ballard, and Fremont:

No word yet on whether the fixie unit will provide security for Mayor-elect McGinn when he rides his bike to work.

Photo by = Jake = via Flickr.

*Nothing in this post is true. But what a delightful photo.