The Friends of the Bethlehem Mounted Police (FBMP), an approved 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation, seeks to promote public safety and security, improve civic pride, secure essential funding, and raise awareness of the Bethlehem Mounted Patrol Unit. Its purpose is to promote programs to provide a safe community environment for residents, workers, and visitors of Bethlehem.
It is intended to enhance and strengthen the services of the City’s Mounted Patrol Unit and to work with the same to:
Enhance public awareness of the Unit, and promote civic spirit in support of public safety and security;
Provide financial support through fund-raising to supplement City resources, and to substantially meet the operating, program, and capital needs of the Unit;
Promote a public-police partnership and increase public cooperation.