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Training for Bike Unit Supervisors

Training for Bike Unit Supervisors

By Jim Dyment.  This article appeared in the April 2016 issue of Law and Order Magazine. The speed with which the police cyclist can respond and manage crowds buys time to make decisions. The police cyclist provides a constant presence...
How to Join a Bicycle Unit

How to Join a Bicycle Unit

You'll need to be physically fit, self-motivated, and up for close contact with the public to thrive as a bike officer. By Christian Bailey, April 6, 2016.  This article appeared in the April issue of Police Magazine.  http://www...
Bicycle patrols for city a good idea

Bicycle patrols for city a good idea

by Lynn West, May 5, 2016, New Albany (MS) Gazette Police Chief Chris Robertson announced plans this week to begin bicycle patrol by pairs of officers on an occasional basis. While this might sound like something appropriate for a much larger...
Biloxi Police hit the streets on two wheels

Biloxi Police hit the streets on two wheels

By Hugh Keeton, WLOX News, Monday, April 25th 2016 Biloxi police are now using bikes to patrol the streets. (Photo source: WLOX News) BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - The Biloxi Police Department is using a new approach to patrolling the streets downtown...