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Bicycle crimes

You can apparently use bicycles to smuggle drugs. (edited with a good link) Bicycles are also suspected in a museum theft. Says a detective: “If I was going to do a job like this, I’d do it on a mountain bike because people don’t notice that sort of thing and when people are racing to read more »

Tricky Dick rode a bicycle

Richard Milhous Nixon enjoys the flowering cherry blossoms with Pat and their daughter Tricia in 1947 shortly after the beginning of his freshman term representing the state of California in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Bicycle banality

It’s time to clear out my backlog of old bicycle news and study up on my GRE vocabulary. This photo depicts a Mad Cat rider at the 8 hour Boggs Mountain Bike event. Photo by Ken Conley, who’s posted 300+ photos from the event to his website, including some fun Crimes Against Photography. What pulchritudinously read more »

Pro bike thieves on how to lock your bicycle

Carlton Reid talked to a couple of professional bicycle thieves in this excellent article about how to make your bike less attractive to potential bicycle thieves. Carlton tried a brute force attempt on some of the strongest locks on the market and failed, but after learning the right technique he found he could defeat some read more »

Is this your missing bike?

Over 130 recovered bicycles in Marin County, California On June 24, 2014, at about 5:00PM, Deputies from the Marin County Sheriff’s Office Problem Oriented Policing Unit, along with Detectives from the Marin County Major Crimes Task Force and San Rafael Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit executed several search warrants within Marin County in regards to read more »

Cyclist attacked, robbed on Palo Alto bike path

The city of Palo Alto, California issued this press release yesterday afternoon. The attack occurred on the sidepath alongside East Bayshore Road on the Bay side of Highway 101 in Palo Alto, CA. View Larger Map