The City of Kyle, population 40,000, is located just south of the state capitol in Austin, Texas along Interstate 35. The community is part of one of the fastest growing areas in the United States, and covers approximately 30 square miles in Hays County. The Kyle Police Department implemented a Motor Unit is 2011 within the Traffic Division. The Traffic Division consists of three motor units, one interdiction officer, and one Sergeant. The Motor Units ride Harley Davidson motorcycles. An additional motorcycle, a 2005 Yamaha is mostly used for special events, community policing, and recruiting.