Biker Ticket

The 5th Precinct Officer and Tackled Cyclist Square off in the Mosh Pit [PHOTOS]

Posted November 26, 2014 at 9:34 am

Last week, we published an article about a 5th Precinct cop stationed on Canal Street who tackled a red-light-running cyclist after exiting the Manhattan Bridge bike path. The story went totally bonkers with all points of view recorded in the comments (86 and counting). However, was the response (i.e. use of force) proportional to the […]

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Ticket Tackling, or How the NYPD Pulls Over Cyclists on Canal Street

Last modified November 21, 2014 at 12:31 pm

This photo illustrates the extent to which the NYPD is cracking down on cyclists as part of the Mayor’s “Vision Zero” initiative. A 5th Precinct cruiser was stationed at the mouth of the Manhattan Bridge this past Sunday to ticket as many bikers as possible coming from the span. You know, low-hanging fruit. Several cyclists fell victim […]

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NYPD Bike Patrol Tickets 2 Delancey Cyclists

Posted February 23, 2012 at 6:18 am

“They’re hungry,” one biker told us yesterday morning after being ticketed by the po-po near the corner of Bowery and Delancey.

Allen Street Biker Pulled Over

Last modified February 22, 2012 at 6:39 pm

In the last few months, we’ve seen numerous patrol cars writing up bikers for one reason or another; or just cruising the Williamsburg Bridge path.

Delancey Biker Pulled Over for Running Red

Last modified February 22, 2012 at 6:40 pm

A notice to all you cyclists out there – don’t run the red.