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Ozark Bike Club gets training by officers

Ozark Bike Club gets training by officers

DONNA BAXTER, Springfield News-Leader, May 22, 2015 (Photo: Submitted by Lt. Truman Isbell, Ozark Police Department)The Ozark Mountain Biking Club took a trail ride and received some expert training by Ozark police officers on the first day of Bike to Work...
Police Bike Patrol in training

Police Bike Patrol in training

by: Chris Dawson, BayToday.ca, Ontario, Thursday, May 21, 2015    Photo:  Police Bike Patrol officers go down the stairs on their bikes as part of a training course.  PHOTO BY CHRIS DAWSON. Riding your bike down a...
New device helps police enforce state 3-foot law

New device helps police enforce state 3-foot law

By Michelle Heron, Reporter, WRCB Chattanooga, May 15, 2015 CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -Chattanooga police have a new device to help drivers and cyclists share the road.  The device measures the distance between a car and bicycle. The department used National Bike...
Police department adding a bike patrol unit

Police department adding a bike patrol unit

By Jeron Rennie, KIMT 3, May 19, 2015, 7:11 pm Photo: Police Reserve Officer James Noxon rides the new patrol bike in downtown West Concord. WEST CONCORD, Minn. – The West Concord Police Department’s plan to add bikes to their patrol units...
Police use pedal power to fight crime

Police use pedal power to fight crime

By CTV Ottawa, May 15, 2015 Photo:  Police officers get a refresher course on patrolling by bike at Major's Hill Park in Ottawa, May 15, 2015 They are the modern-day mounted police. The Ottawa Police Service has rolled out its bicycle patrol...