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Investigation Exposes Bike Theft Epidemic

Investigation Exposes Bike Theft Epidemic

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Aug 1, 2013 Share
How to Get a Stolen Bike Back

How to Get a Stolen Bike Back

Bike thefts are on the rise in Los Angeles, police warn, but there are steps cyclists can take to make sure they have the best chance possible to be reunited with their ride. Lt. Alan Hamilton, with LAPD, explains. Raw video posted Aug. 1, 2013.

Aug 6, 2013 Share
Cardboard Cutout of Cop Reduces Bike Theft Rate

Cardboard Cutout of Cop Reduces Bike Theft Rate

Bikes thefts are down by 67 percent because of a cardboard cutout of a cop in a bike cage. The Massachusetts Bay Transport Authority said that the reduced crime rate is saving the city money. Go to NBCNews.com for more on this story.

Aug 1, 2013 Share
5 Things You Don't Know About Bike Theft

5 Things You Don't Know About Bike Theft

Incidents of thieves picking up bikes are on the rise across Southern California. Here are five things you need to know about bike theft that could protect your wheels – and you. Read More

Jul 31, 2013 Share
Quick Tips: Protect Your Bike

Quick Tips: Protect Your Bike

The NBC4 ITeam shares tips from the LAPD on keeping your bike from getting stolen. Read More

Jul 31, 2013 Share
School Board Member Thwarts Bike Thieves

School Board Member Thwarts Bike Thieves

A Manhattan Beach school board member was home from the hospital Wednesday recovering from injuries he sustained while fighting off thieves who tried to take away his bicycle. Read More

Jul 31, 2013
Stolen Bikes Reunited With Owners in Santa Monica

Stolen Bikes Reunited With Owners in Santa Monica

Some bike theft victims recovered their bicycles at the Santa Monica Police Department. Read More

Jul 31, 2013
Emotional Reunion for LA Man, Stolen Bicycle

Emotional Reunion for LA Man, Stolen Bicycle

A bicycle -- built from the ground up -- was stolen from La Cañada-Flintridge resident Bradly Nicodemus on June 8. Read More

About the Investigation

An NBC I-Team investigation uncovered an alleged bike theft ring by following the trail of a stolen bike it had outfitted with a GPS tracking device. This ring might have sold thousands of stolen bikes.

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