IPMBA News

Marlborough Police get on their bikes

Marlborough Police get on their bikes

10:00am Friday 10th October 2014 , This is Wiltshire. UK Police in Marlborough now have the power of the pedal behind them having recently taken ownership of two pushbikes. The aim of the bikes is to help officers make patrols around town...
Bike teams cover medical emergencies

Bike teams cover medical emergencies

By Rick Nathanson / Albuquerque Journal Staff Writer, Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 12:02 am Photo:  Three members of the Albuquerque Ambulance Service bicycle team who provide medical assistance at large events talk over the day’s plans Monday morning at...
Congratulations, IPMBA Instructor Course Graduates!

Congratulations, IPMBA Instructor Course Graduates!

Congratulations to the Graduates of the IPMBA Instructor Courses held September 15-19, 2014, in Appleton, Wisconsin, and September 22-26, 2014, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, and Idaho Falls, Idaho.  Welcome to our instructor cadre! Photo:  Instructor Course Graduates, Hershey PA Alvin Beishline,...

Safe Routes to School Bicycling Mini-Grants Available

Safe Routes to School Bicycling Mini-Grants Available Apply online now! Deadline for application: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 The National Center for Safe Routes to School and Schwinn’s Helmets on Heads program are teaming up to provide 25 $1,000 mini-grants to schools across...

Shoplifter threatens bicycle officers with hatchet

By Nicole Perez / Albuquerque Journal Staff Writer PUBLISHED: Friday, September 19, 2014 at 9:43 am Police say an Albuquerque man brandished a hatchet at two bicycle officers after he shoplifted from a southeast gas station Thursday. Alejandro Silva, 28, was charged with aggravated battery...
IPMBA Recognitions

IPMBA Recognitions

IPMBA Recognizes James Englert and Al Simpson On May 22, 2014, during the IPMBA Conference/Competition Awards Ceremony, IPMBA presented two special awards to two deserving members.  James Englert of Arapahoe (CO) County Sheriffs Office received the IPMBA Award of Valor...
2014 IPMBA Conference Instructors and Presenters

2014 IPMBA Conference Instructors and Presenters

The annual IPMBA Conference owes its reputation as the premier training event for public safety cyclists to the fine individuals who volunteer their time, talent, and expertise.  IPMBA is grateful to the highly-qualified instructors and presenters who once again...