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OPERATION VENICEJAILED: Willesden man who helped ship stolen motorbikes to Trinidad and Tobago

A man from Willesden has been jailed for his role in a “professional and sophisticated” £100,000 motorbike theft racket.
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OPERATION VENICEOPERATION VENICE

The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) is cracking down on powered two wheeler (PTW) enabled crime with the help of the Motorcycle Industry Association in a new campaign aimed at bike owners.
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DATATAG AND KENT POLICE JOIN MSV AT MCE INSURANCE BSB FINAL ROUNDDATATAG AND KENT POLICE JOIN MSV AT MCE INSURANCE BSB FINAL ROUND

At the final round of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship held at the famous Kent Brands Hatch Circuit, Datatag and Kent Police, supported by the Kent and Medway Safety Camera Partnership undertook the last of this season’s bike scanning operations on behalf of the industry’s MASTER Security Scheme.
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12 MONTHS OF CONTINUAL GROWTH FOR NEW MOTORCYCLE SALES12 MONTHS OF CONTINUAL GROWTH FOR NEW MOTORCYCLE SALES

Year-end figures for new motorcycle registrations show sales for 2014 were up 10% compared to 2013, with an increase every single month throughout the year. 101,277 new motorcycles, scooters and mopeds were registered during 2014, compared to 91,908 the year before. Of this year’s new registrations over 48,000 were smaller commuter-sized machines.
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Police appeal for information regarding stolen motorbikesPolice appeal for information regarding stolen motorbikes

Police are appealing for information after two off- road motorbikes were stolen in a burglary.
The incident happened sometime between 4pm on Saturday August 23 and 7.45am on Sunday August 24.
Both motorbikes were stolen during a shed break on Charnwood Drive, Melton Mowbray.
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UK Police Offers Discounted Bike Chains and Padlocks to Curb TheftUK Police Offers Discounted Bike Chains and Padlocks to Curb Theft

Well, how about that: the Sussex Police in the UK has just ran a most interesting and praiseworthy campaign as part of the effort to curb motorcycle theft in the area, visordown reports. The local force has made an agreement with one of the motorcycle parts stores in the area, and offered sets of bike chains and padlocks to the owners of bikes up to 125cc....
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Gone in 11 MinutesGone in 11 Minutes

11 minutes is all it takes for one bike to be stolen in the US, barely longer than it took back in 2011. Still, one motorcycle is being stolen in the US every 11 minutes or so, 2012 statistics tell us, and even though the number of the stolen bikes has decreased a bit, the difference is only a minor one....
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BIKE THEFT IS A GLOBAL PROBLEM, IMAGINE IF YOUR BIKE ENDED UP AS A WATER PUMPBIKE THEFT IS A GLOBAL PROBLEM, IMAGINE IF YOUR BIKE ENDED UP AS A WATER PUMP

Ramsevak Bhambhri, a resident of a village on the outskirts of the city purchased a petrol motor, for a petty sum, to draw water for his buffaloes. Little did he know that he was sold the 'heart' of a motorcycle stolen from Indore....
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TRACKER HELPS POLICE UNCOVER MOTORCYCLE ‘CHOP SHOP’TRACKER HELPS POLICE UNCOVER MOTORCYCLE ‘CHOP SHOP’

TRACKER, the stolen vehicle recovery expert (SVR), offers bike owners a timely reminder regarding the vulnerability of motorcycles to theft. This comes after a stolen Honda Hornet fitted with a TRACKER unit led Metropolitan Police to premises in North London and uncovered an organised crime ring that targeted motorcycles. Once again, TRACKER’s partnership with all 52 of the UK’s police forces helps close the net on criminals....
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MOTORCYCLE INDUSTRY PULLS TOGETHER TO FIGHT THEFTMOTORCYCLE INDUSTRY PULLS TOGETHER TO FIGHT THEFT

Recognising the effect that motorcycle crime is having on the motorcycle community, the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCI), has launched an official security marking scheme called The MASTER Security Scheme to be utilised by its motorcycle members...
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BIKE TRAC CELEBRATE FIRST ATV RECOVERYBIKE TRAC CELEBRATE FIRST ATV RECOVERY

Following the launch of Bike Trac ATV earlier this summer, the makers of the system (Road Angel Group) have today confirmed the first theft and recovery of an ATV equipped with the system ...
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BIKE TRAC CONTINUES 100% RECOVERY RATEBIKE TRAC CONTINUES 100% RECOVERY RATE

Bike Trac, the renowned motorcycle tracking device from Road Angel Group continued its impressive 100% success rate for the month of May and the year as a whole, with a total of five equipped motorcycles stolen during the month, with every one safely recovered ...
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EXTREME FRONTIERS CHOOSE BIKE TRACEXTREME FRONTIERS CHOOSE BIKE TRAC

Bike Trac, the renowned motorcycle security tracking system from Road Angel Group, has been selected by Extreme Frontiers: South Africa, as presenter and adventurer Charley Boorman begins filming the Channel 5 TV series this week ...
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datatag UVDATATAG SUPPORTS MERSEYSIDE and IOM POLICE IN OPERATION PLATINA

Motorcyclists making their way to this year’s TT Races have responded well to a Merseyside Police / Datatag joint initiative designed to reduce, and raise awareness of, motorcycle theft ...
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datatag UVAll New & Improved Datatag Motorcycle System Launched

Datatag the market leading security system providers have listened carefully to dealers, insurers, the Police and more importantly, their customers and have developed an all new and improved Motorcycle security system for 2009. Datatag is still exceptional value and the most effective theft deterrent security system available on the market today providing riders with peace of mind, yearly insurance savings whilst add ...
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MAG Seeks Compensation For Theft Victims

The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) is pressing for the victims of motorcycle theft to be eligible for financial compensation. MAG consider it outrageous that those who have already suffered the inconvenience and emotional stress of having their bikes stolen should then be billed before they can get their property back. Many victims of theft are horrified to receive substantial bills for the recovery and storage of their bikes ...
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