stolen bicycles http://kalw.org en Citizens solve bike theft crimes with social media http://kalw.org/post/citizens-solve-bike-theft-crimes-social-media <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If someone steals your bike, it can feel pretty hopeless. That’s because it is. Last year, 585 bikes were reported stolen in San Francisco – that doesn’t include the many more thefts that weren’t reported. In Oakland, the police department doesn’t even keep track – they just don’t have the resources. And the bikes that are recovered usually don’t make it back to their owners, because the police don’t have enough information. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:17:01 +0000 Isabel Angell 25981 at http://kalw.org Citizens solve bike theft crimes with social media