LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- It was a big day at the track Sunday for LMPD as they welcomed their newest recruit.

Meet Churchill.

Officials revealed the horse's name after hundreds of people voted.

The new addition to the police department was made possible through a partnership with the Louisville Metro Police Foundation and Churchill Downs. 

You can see Churchill keeping the city safe with the LMPD's Mounted Patrol. 

Copyright 2016 WDRB Media. All rights reserved.