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Crime fighters mount trusty e-bikes

Crime fighters mount trusty e-bikes

By Hannah Fry, Daily Pilot, April 9, 2014 | 4:31 p.m. With just a twist of the handlebar, Newport Beach police bicycle officers can whiz through neighborhoods and shopping malls and up and down the crowded streets of the Balboa Peninsula faster than...
MPPD launches new Bike Patrol Team

MPPD launches new Bike Patrol Team

April 8, Moultrie News The Mount Pleasant Police Department (MPPD) recently launched its new Bike Patrol Team. Officers Neal Sutler, Charles Long, David Triana and Jonathan Rustin were assigned to the full-time bike team. “We are very excited to welcome...

Da Nang police go green, get friendly

April 7, 2014, vietnamnet.vn VietNamNet Bridge – Police in 45 precincts in Da Nang City have used bicycles for their daily patrol following a programme that debuted in 2012, said senior lieutenant colonel Tran Phuoc Phuong, from the city's Public Security Department. ...

Newport police get souped-up, electric patrol bikes

Officers tout the vehicle's stealth and ability to navigate the boardwalk and pier. BY NICOLE SHINE / STAFF WRITER / ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER Published: April 3, 2014 Updated: April 4, 2014 8:52 a.m. NEWPORT BEACH – By design, this officer’s bicycle has super...

Four police bikes: $6,676 from drug tax funds

April 3, 2014 By Port City Daily staff The Wilmington Police Department will add four new bicycles to its fleet, at a cost of $6,676 covered by drug tax revenues. That’s money from taxes on confiscated illegal drugs, assessed and collected...

Police bike patrols successful in Papakura

Wednesday, 5 March, 2014 - 09:26, Voxy.co.nz  Police officers patrolling the South Auckland suburb of Papakura have implemented bicycle patrols which have been proved an invaluable addition to the community. Over the past four weeks, the Papakura East Neighbourhood Policing...
Boston Marathon Bombings: Lessons Learned

Boston Marathon Bombings: Lessons Learned

Join IPMBA and Deputy Superintendent Neil Blackington of Boston EMS for an in-depth look at the events of April 15, 2013, when terrorists struck near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.  This program will examine the bombings and emphasize the...

Two wheel patrol used to combat illegal crossings

by Nadia Galindo Posted: 03.24.2014 at 7:32 PM When you think of two-wheeler patrols you typically think of large urban cities. Monday police officers are back in the classroom learning to safely do something they probably learned when they were seven, how...