Ex-circus horse joins police force

A former circus horse has joined the ranks of the Metropolitan Police. The Met want to re-train the black gelding called Lorcan to become a crime fighter.

But in his previous life he was taught to dance with a troupe called Jive Pony.

Liz Wickham reports.


Ex-circus horse signs up for Met

The Metropolitan Police have taken on their latest recruit in the form of former circus horse. Lorcan a black gelding police horse may be busy now fighting crime, but in the past he was more at home performing in country shows.