IPMBA News

Racine officer keeps kids’ wheels turning

Racine officer keeps kids’ wheels turning

By JON BRINES, the Journal-Times, August 28, 2017 RACINE — One Racine police officer is taking community policing up to the next gear by teaching neighborhood kids how to fix their bikes, and in some cases, finding them one to ride. Community...
Pedal patrol: MCT gives new bikes to APD

Pedal patrol: MCT gives new bikes to APD

by Cory Davenport,  the Riverbender, August 18, 2017     ALTON IL - The Alton Police Department now has two additional bicycles to utilize for patrols, thanks to Madison County Transit (MCT). MCT Managing Director Jerry Kane said the...
JPD slated to begin bike patrols

JPD slated to begin bike patrols

By Caleb Vierkant, the Jacksonville Progress, August 19, 2017 Jacksonville TX -- The Jacksonville Police Department recently purchased four bicycles for the purpose of beginning bike patrols. According to Chief Andrew Hawkes, this is in response to an increase of burglaries the...
Police roll out bike patrols for the eclipse

Police roll out bike patrols for the eclipse

By Shane Sanderson, Casper Star-Tribune, August 18, 2017 Casper WY -- The festivities surrounding the solar eclipse are bringing police bike patrols to the streets of Casper. And don’t expect them to disappear when the sun returns. Casper Police Sgt....