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Training for Bike Unit Supervisors

By Dyment, Jim

Supervisors of bicycle units need to be familiar with three key areas to make timely, effective, and lawful decisions: 1) understanding law and policy, 2) understanding the capabilities of bike units, and 3) understanding crowds and crowd psychology.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Apr 2016)
 

Defensive and Force Tactics for Bicycle Patrol

By Martin Day

While the friendly officer image of a bicycle patrol officer is great to have, no one should forget the law enforcement professional on a bicycle is first and foremost a law enforcement professional.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Apr 2016)
 

Bicycle Law Enforcement

By Kirby Beck

Check out some of the most common myths and misunderstandings about traffic. Examine reality to increase safety for all road users. As bicycle use among all age groups and all cultures increases around the country, questions will likely arise in your jurisdiction. It is important for police leadership to understand these realities and train your line staff in them as well.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Jul 2013)
 

Reserve Officers on Bikes

By Gene Williams

Reserve bike patrol officers allow departments to expand patrol services, free up regular patrol officers, and reduce budget constraints.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Apr 2005)
 

Trends in Bike Patrol

By Kirby Beck

Learn about the latest in gear, supplies, and technology for officers on bike patrol.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Apr 2005)
 

Training and Liability Issues for Bike Patrol

By Rich Bahret

Every agency should have an in-service training program for bike patrol officers.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Apr 2006)
 

Rising Fuel Prices Affect Agencies Across the Country

By Jennifer Gavigan

The nation's high gas prices have affected all aspects of our sociey, including law enforcement. Numerous police departments across the country are making changes to their fleet operations as a result of the soaring cost at the gas pumps. The following is a look at some of the significant steps agencies (big and small, urban and rural) are taking to combat the rising fuel prices.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Aug 2008)
 

Why Bike Training for Police?

By Kirby Beck

Training patrol officers properly is essential to helping them perform their duties safely and effectively.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Apr 2009)
 
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