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Clear Lake beefing up bicycle patrol

Clear Lake beefing up bicycle patrol

MOLLY MONTAG, June 6, 2016, Globe Gazette  [Police Bike] CHRIS ZOELLER, The Globe Gazette Clear Lake Police Officer Eric Hythecker mounts his patrol bike on the back of his patrol vehicle Wednesday in Clear Lake. The Police Department is expanding use...
Bikes becoming effective community policing tool

Bikes becoming effective community policing tool

By William Moore, Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, June 5, 2016 TUPELO – Once only used by bigger cities, more small police departments are turning to bicycle patrols. The Tupelo Police Department first started putting officers on bikes almost 20 years ago. When former...
Building bikes for RNC police patrol

Building bikes for RNC police patrol

Jasmine Monroe , WKYC 5:53 PM. EST June 01, 2016 Police bikes are finally assembled and geared up now for the Republican National Convention. All police needs is the training.  Ohio City Bike Co-op has been in business for more than 15 years,...
BPD teaches importance of policing by bike

BPD teaches importance of policing by bike

By Kelsey Stewart, Bellevue (NE) Leader, June 1, 2016 Photo by Kelsey Stewart:Lt. Jay Kirwan of the Bellevue Police Department rides a mountain bike through an obstacle course set up at the Bellevue Fire Training Center. The department hosted a four-day...