Montgomery Police Department http://apr.org en Police Ramping Up Patrols In Downtown Montgomery http://apr.org/post/police-ramping-patrols-downtown-montgomery <p></p><p></p><p>Montgomery Police say they're ramping up downtown patrols after complaints of underage drinking and other inappropriate conduct near the riverfront entertainment district.</p><p>Public Safety Director J. Christopher Murphy&nbsp;says officers will patrol the area on bicycles and marked patrol cars, and undercover officers will also canvass the area at night.</p><p>Montgomery City Council passed an ordinance last year to establish a downtown entertainment district and some say underage visitors have started bringing their own liquor and loitering in the area.</p> Sun, 07 Jul 2013 18:11:42 +0000 The Associated Press 33673 at http://apr.org Police Ramping Up Patrols In Downtown Montgomery