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Stolen bicycles we helped recover recently:

A good Samaritan ran the serial number and got a hit for a stolen bike. He texted me right away and I was able to get the bike from him within a few days. It took 6.5 years, but I’m beyond excited to have it back. translated from English

Photo of recovered bike Natalie Bike recovered 2023.3.27

Someone acquired it at auction. They took it to local bike shop, who encouraged them person to check out Bike iIndex, where they discovered it was stolen. They reached out to me and got it back! translated from English

Photo of recovered bike Caitlyn Bike recovered 2023.3.25

Police found the bike abandoned. Serial number registered with Bike Index and they contacted me. translated from English

Photo of recovered bike Garry Bike recovered 2023.3.24

Unbelievable! Someone purchased this bike from a reputable bike repair shop, then saw the stolen listing on Bike Index from 9 months ago and reached out to me to inquire if bike had been recovered. translated from English

Photo of recovered bike Jean Bike recovered 2023.3.22

Someone found it in a snowbank, and notified me through Bike Index. Very thankful to him for recovering it and Bike Index for making this possible! translated from English

Photo of recovered bike Lawrence Bike recovered 2023.3.17

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University of Maryland
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University of Washington
Bike Pittsburgh
San Francisco Police Department
Wisconsin Bike Federation
Portland Bike Theft taskforce
Pinhead locks
St. Louis PD
Seattle Bike Blog
Stolen Bikes NOLA
City of Bend
Mission Bicycle Company
Santa Monica Police Department
Bike Portland
Davis California
Provincie Drenthe
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Bike Index statistics


Bikes registered this week

Total Bikes Registered 976,314

Stolen Bikes Registered 124,386

Stolen Bikes Recovered 12,056

Total Recovery value $21,301,501

Partner Organizations 1,487