IPMBA News

More police on bikes this summer

By: Darren MacDonald - Sudbury Northern Life  | Feb 13, 2014 - 6:57 PM Not only are they getting rid of the Crown Victorias, some city police officers will be parking their cruisers for the summer and taking their bikes, instead. This summer,...
Bikes in Schools

Bikes in Schools

by James Englert, PCI #1081 Arapahoe County (CO) Sheriffs Office IPMBA Industry Liaison I am all about bikes.  If I could ride my bike to work every day and ride it at work every day I would be happy. ...
Snow and Cold Can’t Stop Volunteer Patrollers

Snow and Cold Can’t Stop Volunteer Patrollers

February 6, 2014 The Isanti-based Backcountry Mountain Bike Trail Patrol has greatly expanded it’s winter patrol capabilities through the addition of two wide-tired “fat bikes” and a new, compact AED. The new tools have allowed the all-volunteer National...
IPMBA Training Enhances Mutual Aid

IPMBA Training Enhances Mutual Aid

by Bob Hatcher, PCI #629/EMSCI #103 Delaware (OH) Police Department IPMBA Vice President Ohio University (OU) in Athens, Ohio, is known as one of the top party schools in the nation.  One major event that contributes to the University&rsquo...
Every Moment Counts

Every Moment Counts

by Tony Holte, PCI #1035/EMSCI #279 Saint Paul (MN) Police Department IPMBA Membership Coordinator Whether you are a brand-new bike patrol officer, trying to create a bike team, or have years of saddle time, you’ve likely run into similar...

Fall 2013 IPMBA News Posted

The Fall 2013 issue of IPMBA News has been posted at http://ipmba.org/membership/newsletter.  This issue features a series of articles penned by IPMBA Board members on a variety of public safety cycling topics.  It also...