Cumbria retired to The Horse Trust in December 2011 from the Metropolitan Police.
Cumbria retired from operational duties in 2002 after becoming nervous of traffic. She then spent many years working at Imber Court as a school mistress teaching many Police Officers to ride.
Imber Court is the Metropolitan Police Mounted Branch’s Training Establishment. It has facilities for the training of both horses and officers. It also houses a small museum documenting the development of Mounted Police and is the administrative centre for the Mounted Branch.
Cumbria was a great favourite with all those who knew her