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Norwalk Police Mountain Bike Unit rolls past 25 years

Norwalk Police Mountain Bike Unit rolls past 25 years

By Leslie Lake, The Norwalk Hour, August 12, 2016 [Norwalk police officers, Cristina Capela and Hector Delgado, who are part of the Norwalk Police Department bicycle unit in Norwalk, Conn., chat with owner of Maximo Deli and Grocery, Pedro Criollo, Thursday, August 11, 2016....
Burlington police receive bicycle fleet

Burlington police receive bicycle fleet

Burlington Free Press Staff, August 8, 2016 Burlington police Chief Brandon del Pozo poses with one of the new bicycles from Budnitz Bicycles on which officers will patrol. (Photo: Courtesy Burlington Police Department) Burlington VT -- Some members of the Queen...
Bicycle Officers Work to Beat the Heat

Bicycle Officers Work to Beat the Heat

By Emily Wearing, KQ2, July 21, 2016|  ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -The St. Joseph Police Department is rolling out a new fleet that is not new patrol cars but rather bicycles. "Kind of gives you a different view of the city being...
Columbus’ bike cops see new world of policing

Columbus’ bike cops see new world of policing

By Mark Ferenchik, The Columbus Dispatch, Monday, August 1, 2016 7:36 AM Eight months before they patrolled the streets at the recent Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Columbus police bicycle officers were very visible in another prominent location. They were on the field...
Police avoid mass arrests in Philly protests

Police avoid mass arrests in Philly protests

 Kevin Johnson, USA TODAY7:04 a.m. EDT July 27, 2016 (Photo: Jasper Colt/USA TODAY NETWORK) PHILADELPHIA -- With security concerns rising in advance of the national political conventions, theU.S. Justice Department quietly dispatched a delegation of law enforcement...