The two bikes stolen in Kingston, Ont. after 850 km ride around Lake Ontario in support of Amici Camping Charity.
The Abbotsford police officer who was shot and killed on Monday finished the nine-day ride
‘Who steals a bike and goes to the police station?’
For those engaged in the trade of crystal meth, stolen bikes have apparently become a new currency
Const. Cole Robinson is scheduled to appear in court on July 18.
‘We need to look at protecting cyclists. We need to have these dedicated lanes that are protected.’
Charges include the theft of high-end mountain bikes worth as much as $16,000.
Cycle Toronto argues that a ‘minimum grid’ of protected bike lanes would reduce the number of such collisions.
Bikes, advocates say, are too important to the city’s homeless, and police fines for sidewalk riding can make their predicament worse