IPMBA News

A Day in the Life of a Bicycle Cop

A Day in the Life of a Bicycle Cop

Officers on patrol have the opportunity to engage with their communities and provide a humanizing presence to the their departments. By Evan Coward, Published by Police Magazine (www.policemag.com), April 02, 2018   As I walk into roll call at...
Pittsburg brings back bike cops

Pittsburg brings back bike cops

by Erin Sullivan, Four States Home Page, June 28, 2018 A Southeast Kansas police department is revitalizing an essential part of their force. Pittsburg has had bike cops since the 90's but without much consistency. Now their bicycle bound officers mean business....
Pittsburg police revitalize bicycle patrol unit

Pittsburg police revitalize bicycle patrol unit

By Kimberly Barker, Joplin Globe, June  27, 2018 PITTSBURG, Kan.― The Pittsburg Police Department is revamping its long-established bicycle patrol unit in an effort to expand its coverage and community involvement. The unit has been an extension of the department since...