To Catch a Bike Thief

  • Aug 1, 2013

    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.

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  • Aug 6, 2013

    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.

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  • Aug 1, 2013

    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.

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  • Jul 31, 2013

    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.

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  • Jul 31, 2013

    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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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