Responding to numerous complaints from residents and business owners about unruly crowds loitering on Christopher Street, the NYPD dispatched its Mounted Unit to the West Village to help keep order through intimidation and flashy leather jackets.

This particular area has been plagued by obnoxious crowds for years, but a recent high profile rampage at a neighborhood Dunkin Donuts may have motivated the cops to act, as well as a surge in robbery and felony assault arrests. But most importantly, like the Lower East Side, who’s going to clean up all the shit?