SFPD saw the tweet on Bike Index. Thank you Officer Roan for getting my bike back.Alexander Bike recovered 2019.10.15
Some kind stranger noticed it being sold nearly a year and a half after being stolen and notified me via Bike Index. I confronted the person selling it, who was not the thief, and they returned the bike without hassle.Scott Bike recovered 2019.10.14
The Seattle Police Department saw it on Bike Index the same day as it was stolen and recovered it!Adam Bike recovered 2019.10.14
I got a phone call from a guy who saw my bike on Bike Index and then recognized it on a local website for sale. I called the police, and they got it back for me the next day!Peter Recumbent recovered 2019.10.12
Ride This Bike bike shop and Stolen Bikes NOLA id'd my bike on Bike Index and got it back on my behalf.Eden Bike recovered 2019.10.10
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