Sent to me from Jordan Schau from Pure Cycles: Here’s a story of one man’s quest to recover his stolen bike with the help of social media and a slice of pizza.
Over 1.5 million bikes are STOLEN each year in the US.
Half of all cyclists report having had a bike stolen […]
Just got this message from Nick Miller:
Hey man I just had my bike stolen right by Washington square park and am furious about it and figured I would try to put the word out quick. I caught him doing it but wasn’t able to catch him. If there’s any way you could […]
This one hits really close to my home in Park Slope Brooklyn.
Ashley Bryan had her Cannondale Men’s road bike stolen on Saturday. (11/24/12) (Happy Thanksgiving)
Here’s what happened according to Ashley:
I’ve been with that bike for years, in many different cities. I can’t believe I moved the to nicest neighborhood in […]
Regretfully, Patricia had her Silver Trek stolen from Orchard Street in Manhattan. She included a stock photo of a similar bicycle although her seat was black. More info:
17″ Silver Trek Hybrid 7.3 stolen from Orchard Street between Hester and Canal Streets on the night of August 28th. Was locked up with Kryptonite U- […]
Have you ever wanted to meet a bike thief? Confront them? See what kind of lowlife human being would steal our livelihoods, our modes of transportation, our friends we call our bicycles?
Well thanks to one tenacious Portland resident who got some friends together and documented the whole thing, now you can get a […]
With bike theft on the rise, I thought the latest t-shirt from ridebikesdrinkbeergetawesome.com was the perfect message to be seen around town… Get one for a steal, here. Meanwhile, I got this report from Emily who works at Bicycle Habitat in Brooklyn, (476 5th Ave.-Park Slope)
Hello, I work for Bicycle Habitat in Park […]
Bike theft. Such a tragedy, especially when we loose our childhood friends…take the recent case of Bridget who had a bicycle stolen recently.
Bridget contacted me that her teal green Diamond Back mountain bike was stolen on July 29th between 2pm-11pm near the L stop in Williamsburg Brookyln. Even sadder was this was […]
Michael Auerbach, is an associate with Rankin and Taylor who I like to call the bicycle lawyers…I mean need I say more: His wife Lindsay had her green NYCBike 3rdward bicycle stolen yesterday, (7/25/12) early in the morning on Huron street between Manhattan and Franklin. (Greenpoint, Brooklyn)
Be on the look out.
I kind of missed this story, with some vacation overlap, but it’s such a feel good one, highlighting our great bike community that I felt urged to share.
This is Pheonix Res, (Photo by Jesse Ward/NY Daily News) Last week, she bravely thwarted a bike thief after cutting a lock and was about to […]
Ok, I’m not just posting this because it’s a green bicycle. Ramon contacted me about how he learned a terrible lesson about locking to scaffolding. His 2 week old, State Zombie Stomper, was stolen a couple days ago outside his work on 38th St. between 5th and 6th Ave in Midtown Manhattan, sometime between […]