Subscribe now for just £20 per year

PoliceOracle.com

 

Force's longest serving police horse set to retire

'He hasn't put a hoof wrong'.

Hanging up his hooves: Police horse Oakwell is retiring after 16 years

Hanging up his hooves: Police horse Oakwell is retiring after 16 years

Date - 3rd March 2019
By - Hermione Wright
After 16 years on the job it Is time for a force's longest serving police horse to gallop into a well-earned retirement. Oakwell, whose stable name is George, joined South Yorkshire Police when he was just six years old before quickly becoming...
Do you have an interesting news story? Contact the newsdesk on 0203 119 3303
or alternatively get in touch via the contact form.
Close

Subscribe for just £29 a year

Get access to exclusive news and features from a policing perspective. With 50 articles a week, covering all facets of law enforcement, stay informed on the latest issues facing the community. From an independently run, award winning, editorial team.
More information

Subscribe now ›

Already a subscriber?