Bicycle vs Car Patrols

Bicycle vs Car Patrols By Chris Menton, Associate Professor, Roger Williams University¬† How do police bicycle patrols compare with police motor patrols? In this study, both were observed under similar conditions in five cities with populations of more than 100,000. All contact the police officers had with the public was Read more…

10 Advantages of Bicycle Patrol

10 Advantages of Bicycle Patrol Improved community relations, cost savings, faster officer response times and environmental benefits are just some of the reasons departments are putting their public safety officers on bikes. 1.) Bikes are less threatening than patrol vehicles.The novelty of a police officer on a bike is often Read more…