IPMBA News

Police get on their bikes to beat burglars

Police get on their bikes to beat burglars

First published Friday 5 September 2014 in News by Mark Stanford, Telegraph & Argus Reporter Photo:  Superintendent Pat Casserly (centre) who is leading the new operation for plain clothed police officers tackling burglary on bikes PLAIN clothed police officers will be...
Gears & Gadgets: Tubeless Tires

Gears & Gadgets: Tubeless Tires

Gears & Gadgets:   September 2014 Topic: Tubeless Tires Gears & Gadgets is intended to provide IPMBA members with tips for properly maintaining their bikes and conducting emergency field repairs.  I will also discuss current technological trends in mountain...
Port Lavaca PD rolls out new bike patrol program

Port Lavaca PD rolls out new bike patrol program

The Port Lavaca Police Department recently began training with a new bicycle program. Pictured, from left, are: Det. Josh Smith, PLPD Officer Marion Hetherington and PLPD Officer Lance Orsak. (Kayla Meyer/Wave photo) By KAYLA MEYER, the Port Lavaca Wave,...

Man gets DUI after police pursuit on bikes

By Rick Kambic, Pioneer Local, August 27, 2014 Two police officers on bicycles were very persistent in catching a man who was believed to be driving under the influence of alcohol in a Vernon Hills subdivision. Miguel A. Mercado, 47, of 715 Court of...