by Lici Beveridge, Hattiesburg American, June 23, 2016
Hattiesburg police in January decided to step up its bicycle patrols, which will be launching soon.
HPD spokesman Lt. Jon Traxler said the six bicycles arrived this week at a cost of $740 apiece....
Darren Handschuh, http://www.castanet.net, June 23, 2016
Kamloops RCMP will be parking their cars to catch bad guys this summer.
Police will be hitting the streets, parks and water this summer to conduct foot, bike and boat patrols.
By Charles Winokoor, Taunton Gazette, June 23, 2016
TAUNTON — The Taunton Police Department just got an assist — an electric assist to be exact.
It’s been two weeks since the department took the delivery of three electric-assisted bicycles...
Fort Worth bike patrol heading to RNC
Lauren Zakalik, WFAA 11:29 PM. CDT June 21, 2016
FORT WORTH — Fort Worth's downtown bike cops typically spend their days patrolling the calm streets near Sundance Square.
But for about 10 days in July,...
By Brier Dodge, June 22, 2016, Kanata Kourier-Standard
Ottawa ON -- Just because a car can pass a cyclist, doesn’t mean it’s legal – or safe.
Police launched an education campaign on June 21 by demonstrating a new...
By AIDAN COX, POSTMEDIA, June 21, 2016
A sonar device sounds almost too high-tech to accompany the bells and mirrors usually mounted on a bike’s handle bars.
Ottawa police, however, were using them on their bicycles Thursday to...
The mayor at the National Press Club: “We like bicycles. Police on bikes are very effective.”
BY CLAIRE SASKO, Philadelphia Magazine, JUNE 22, 2016
Philly will not buy an armored vehicle for the Democratic National Convention this...
By Jeff Bahr, the Grand Island Independent, June 21, 2016
Sheriff’s department officers more approachable on bicycle
Deputies Melissa Kier (left) and Camela Jiskra are the newest members of the Hall County Sheriff’s Department bicycle patrol. (Independent/Jeff...
'Night Eyes' program targets opportunity crime
WLWT Cincinnati, June 17, 2016
MIAMI TOWNSHIP (Clermont County), Ohio — A knock on your door in the middle of the night from police is something you never want to hear.
But, in one community,...
Fort Worth Police bike patrol officers will help provide security at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland next month. Rodger Mallison Star-Telegram archives
BY SANDRA BAKER, Star-Telegram, June 20, 2016
Fort Worth Police are sending 30 officers —...