Stolen bicycles we helped recover recently:
Found thanks to Bike Index over a month after it was stolen! translated from EnglishGrant Bike recovered 2021.3.5
I set up an alert on OfferUp, contacted the seller when the bike appeared, then had the police recover the bike at the meeting site. It was very very cool. Following the recovery suggestions on Bike Index was a huge help! translated from EnglishGabriel Bike recovered 2021.3.5
Edmonton Police found my bike. They checked Bike Index, saw that my bike fit the description, and gave me a call. Got my bike back 4 days after it was gone! translated from EnglishAndrew Bike recovered 2021.3.4
A person found the bike by the alley next to his apartment building. He immediately called me once he saw the post on Bike Index. translated from EnglishFerchin Bike recovered 2021.3.3
Got a call from the police department a couple of days after marking it stolen and filing a report! It was super helpful for the officers to have the additional information from my Bike Index profile - photos, accessories, etc - to speed up the process of getting it back to me. translated from EnglishJohannes Bike recovered 2021.3.2
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