Rockford Police on foot patrol

Published 05/21 2012 10:32PM

Updated 05/21 2012 10:38PM

Officers have began a new practice for policing Rockford's streets, they're getting out of the car and walking their beats.

This is the third year officers have walked their beats during the warmer months.  The Initiative  

covers the entire city and will last until it gets cold again.

They cover business districts, residential neighborhoods, as well as hot spots for crime.

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