Re: [carfree_cities] Making the case for getting the police on bicycles
- Simon Baddeley wrote:
>In Los Angeles the police bicycle squad is continuously growing, as, all
> Thought people might be interested in thoughts I've put together with the
> help of postings from Urban-Cyclist on why we think our local police ought
> to have bicycles:
otehr factors aside, the department has discovered that the bicycle cops
simply catch more crooks per hour than the motorized ones.
Of course, there's a multitude of other benefits, as Simon's post
nnoted, but this is one that will sell the concept.
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."
M. K. Gandhi