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Police put the pedal to crime

Police put the pedal to crime

by  Alex Browne - Peace Arch News, posted Mar 26, 2014 at 3:00 PM Concerns about spiralling crime in Newton, including the Dec. 29 murder of hockey mom Julie Paskall, has led to the re-emergence of one of Surrey’s most...
Electronic bikes help officers respond faster

Electronic bikes help officers respond faster

By Rick McCrabb, Staff Writer, Dayton Daily News, March 11, 2014 Middletown added a “great tool” to its police force and it didn’t cost taxpayers a dime. The police department recently purchased four electronically powered Stromer bikes that...

Motorists, bicyclists share rights to road

Thursday, March 6, 2014, the Columbus Dispatch With due respect for letter writer J.I. Lykins (“Harsh sentence in fatality was unnecessary,” Feb. 27), the “harsh” sentence handed out for the death of cyclist Bob Lennon was not about...
Weather can’t stop officer on bike

Weather can’t stop officer on bike

Posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 11:23 am by Caroline Connors, The Beverly Review Chicago Police Officer Joe Hurley has been patrolling the streets of Beverly by mountain bike for the past three years, but you won’t hear him complaining about the...

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 Team...