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The person who found the bike saw my post at Bike Index. Thanks, Bike Index, you are the best! translated from English

Charly Bike recovered 2020.3.24

I was contacted by a guy through Bike Index saying it was on Craigslist. I set up a meet up with the seller, brought the cops, and recovered my bike! translated from English

James Bike recovered 2020.3.16

Someone found it and saw my post on Bike Index. He contacted me. It was because of my post on Bike Index that it was found and returned!! translated from English

Louis Bike recovered 2020.3.16

A heroic soul saw my bike listed on Offer Up and checked Bike Index. When he saw it had been stolen he recovered it for me! translated from English

Michael Bike recovered 2020.3.15

A police officer found it in Ballard and brought it back to me! Went stolen a while back but with the help of Bike Index my bike was recovered. I didn't have much hope or the resources to put any effort into finding it but with the help of Bike Index and the Seattle Police Department It came back. translated from English

Mandi Bike recovered 2020.3.14

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Bike Index statistics


Bikes registered this week

Total Bikes Registered 327,447

Stolen Bikes Registered 74,981

Stolen Bikes Recovered 6,888

Total Recovery value $9,995,854

Partner Organizations 937