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Bike recovered by a Gresham bike shop over one year after theft, ID'd on the Bike Index.

David Bike recovered 1. 4.2018

A Bike Index community member found the bike in Seattle. They were very kind to look it up and hold it for us for recovery.

Inderpreet Bike recovered 1. 3.2018

Someone spotted an ad on OfferUp, cross-checked with Bike Index, and found that it was listed as stolen. The person alerted me to the ad. Then the thief/seller responded to a meetup through OfferUp.

Tom Bike recovered 12.31.2017

Recovered by PPB, ID'd on the Bike Index.

Trenton Bike recovered 12.31.2017

received a phone call tonight from the Renton police. They were able to recover my bike from two men trying to sell it at a local pawn shop. The shop owner used the Bike Index to match the serial number!

Marjorie Bike recovered 12.31.2017

Found by PPB, ID'd in the Bike Index.

Bryan Bike recovered 12.30.2017

Found by CCSO officers and returned via the Bike Index.

John Bike recovered 12.30.2017

Someone bought it off the street, looked up the serial number, found my post on the Bike Index and returned it to me.

Tiffany Bike recovered 12.30.2017

Because of the Bike Index and the amazing people of PDX and the PDX police my bike was recovered and the thief was arrested. Thanks for all you do!

Vanessa Bike recovered 12.30.2017

Good Samaritan turned it into the police and then checked the Bike Index and called me!

Chris Bike recovered 12.18.2017

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It’s simple. Submit your name, bike manufacturer, serial number, and component information to enter your bike into the most widely used bike registry on the planet.

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Alert the Community

If your bike goes missing, mark it as lost or stolen to notify the entire Bike Index community and its partners.

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The community responds

A user or partner encounters your bike, uses Bike Index to identify it, and contacts you.

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With the help of the Bike Index community and its partners, you have the information necessary to recover your lost or stolen bike at no cost to you. It’s what we do.

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Wisconsin Bike Federation
Portland Bike Theft taskforce
Santa Monica Police Department
St. Louis PD
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Stolen Bikes NOLA
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Mission Bicycle Company
Brigham Young University
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