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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...
A Call to Reaffirm Your Oath of Honor

A Call to Reaffirm Your Oath of Honor

A Message from IACP President Richard Beary This Friday, May 15, is Peace Officers Memorial Day. Each year, on this day, citizens pay tribute to the state, local, and federal law enforcement officers for their service and the sacrifices they have...
Police want children to make bike safety a HABIT

Police want children to make bike safety a HABIT

Photo:  IPMBA Stock Photo By JENNIFER NOBLIT, Dublin Villager, May 13, 2015 Dublin Division of Police officials are hoping children can cycle some new habits into their days. Members of the Dublin Police Bicycle Unit visited Dublin elementary schools this...