Tag Archives: stolen bikes

26/09/2012 // INFO Leave a comment

Man buys stolen bike so he can return it to the owner


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If someone offers to sell you a bike or any other goods for that matter at some ridiculous cheap price while you pass them by on the street than it is most likely that the item in question is stolen. READ ON

01/06/2012 // INFO Leave a comment

It pays to get your bike marked and registered

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The importance of cyclists registering their bike details on a cycle register website has been highlighted this week by the Metropolitan Police’s Cycle Task Force. They managed to reunite an owner with his stolen Brompton bike after finding he had registered the serial number of his bike and coded markings on a cycle register site. READ ON

05/03/2012 // INFO Leave a comment

Stolen BMX recovered after Facebook sightings appeal

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Social media does it again. The power of the internet has helped French semi pro-rider Victor Ory recover his £1,000 BMX bike after it was stolen from outside his flat in Edinburgh a week or so ago. READ ON

20/01/2012 // INFO Leave a comment

Jail time for man who listed stolen bikes on online classified ads

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As you all know, Going Going Bike is the one place where you can be certain that any second hand bike listed for sale by a private seller is legitimately owned by that person. Our Prove It system has resulted in not a single stolen bike being sold on the site since our launch in 2010. READ ON