MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - A team of Mount Pleasant police officers is training for a long bike ride to remember officers who have passed away.
The group will represent seven officers in a ride from Chesapeake, Virginia to Washington D.C. It's part of a 250-mile ride over three days with officers honored at each spot along the way. The biking tour marks the beginning of National Police Week from May 13-19.
Mount Pleasant officers, known as team Lowcountry, will be sent off to the ride Tuesday morning at 9 a.m. at the Mount Pleasant police department.