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Community event held to cut bike theft

A community event has been held by police in the south-west of England as the local force attempts to clamp down on incidences of bike theft. Almost 50 bikes were given security marking at Lidl, in Burnthouse Lane in Wonford. A police spokesman told the Exeter Express and Echo: "Despite the weather the event was well supported. Bike marking is … More

Leicester bike theft crackdown is working, police claim

Police in Leicester have hailed the success of a new drive to clampdown on bike theft. After over 100 cycles were stolen in the city in October and November, police launched a campaign to bring down the number of thefts taking place. Sergeant Andy Cooper from Mansfield House Police Station explained that yellow and green spray painted bikes have been … More

Trio in Sunderland court over bike theft

A crackdown on bike theft in the north-east of England has resulted in three men appearing in a Sunderland court this week. A 27-year-old man and 16-year-old boy were arrested and charged after officers fitted bikes with tracker devices and placed them in locations where thefts have been high of late. Sunderland west neighbourhood Sergeant Ashley Hopper told the Sunderland … More

Appeal launched after £1,000 bike theft

Police have launched an appeal for information following the theft of a bike worth hundreds of pounds from a train station in Yorkshire. The £1,000 cycle was left locked up in the bike shed at Sheffield station by its 23-year-old owner, reports the Star. PC Matthew Peters explained that bikes are currently a popular target for thieves, but he recommended … More

Bikes stolen from autism charity

An appeal for information has been launched after a charity in Lincolnshire was targeted by thieves. Three bikes were stolen from Autism Care UK in Scopwick on Friday night (January 3rd), leading to a Facebook campaign being launched. Care worker Dominic Clark posted on the social networking site: "To break into a persons house and take their property is one … More

Bike security issues raised in Lancashire

Police in Lancashire are stepping up their efforts to cut cycle crime during January. Bike Security Month will be taking place in areas including Morecambe and Lancaster, with cyclists able to attend free bike marking sessions. Lancashire County Council's Sustainable Travel Department is working closely with the local police force on the initiative. Sergeant James Neale of Lancaster Police explained … More

Stolen cycles recovered in Worthing

Police in Worthing are trying to trace the owners of a number of stolen bicycles they recovered earlier in the month. Officers revealed that ten bikes in total were recovered on December 12th, which Sergeant Jo Webb described as a "positive action". Speaking to the Worthing Herald, she explained the local force will now be doing its best to find … More

Cambridge police recover bike haul

Police in Cambridge are aiming to reunite cyclists with their stolen bikes after a dozen models were recovered by officers. All 12 of the bikes were found by police at a home in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, earlier in the month, reports the Cambridge News. Sergeant Paul Street urged anyone who has been a victim of bike theft in the area in … More

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