The Motorcycle Unit currently has eight officers assigned to it. In order to be part of the unit every officer must successfully complete a 40-hour course of instruction on the safe operation and handling of a police motorcycle.
The motorcycle unit is utilized for routine patrol as well as during special events throughout the town. Two of the officers are also assigned to the Cape Cod Regional Motor Unit. This unit is made up of officers from several other Cape Police Departments and is used during large scale events around Cape Cod.