Recovered Bikes

Details of how some of our customers got their bikes back

Bianchi Via Nirrone Road Bike

9 September 2020 between 1315 and 1650 hours, ,

I was contacted by someone via Facebook who had been given the bike by a garage as a courtesy vehicle whilst his car was being serviced. He contacted the Police who took possession of the bike and returned it to me. A great and surprising result.

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 152

Viking T Master X20

05/09/2020, ,

I founded it on Facebook market. The police didn't do anything so I bought it myself. This guy removed all the accessories but forgot different details and I could see on the photos that it was my bike. I paid him to give it back to me, but at least...

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 82

Genesis CDA 20 2015

23 august 2020 between 1150h and 1345h, ,

Someone kindly checked stolenbikes on purchase of my bike and let me know. He said it was found on Schpock

Reward Offered, 127

Ridgeback Supernova

20/8/2020, ,

Very grateful to an Edinburgh resident who noticed a bike appear in his area, and took the time to check this site. I did not have the frame number, so he questioned me carefully to ascertain if I was really the owner. Some of what I was saying didn...

Planet X Planet X Pro Carbon Shimano Sora R3000 Road Bike

19/08/2020, ,

I identified the unique traits of the bike people might use when trying to sell the bike. Make, Frame size, colour etc. And searched your standard websites for moving stolen goods. Ebay / Craig List / Gumtree and Facebook Market. I then set it up so ...

Boardman Bikes Mth 8.9

27/06/20, ,

Police officer Christian works in Stoke Newington police station discovered my bike and recovered to me. Thanks to him.

Reward Offered, 96

Ambrosio Solaro

13/08/2020 early morning , ,

Complete fluke luck I saw the bike chained up on a railing in my city that it was stolen from. It had the same bike lock that was broken into fakery wrapped around it. Never found the culprit, so lucky for them I guess, I might have broken their n...

Reward Offered, 254

Raleigh Array E Lowstep 20

During the night of 09/08/2020 , ,

Thankfully a member of the public noticed the bike abandoned behind some dumpsters and matched it with the posts I had made on social media.

Framenumber Supplied 158

BENNO BIKES Boost E 10D

28 JULY 2020 AT 10PM, ,

Registered it as stolen on all sites, posting in maaany FB groups (cycling/selling/residential neighbourhood groups in the theft area), put up posters even. Monitored all online selling sites and it showed up on Shpock a week later, still in London a...

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 300

Carrera bicycles Virtuoso 2020 Women's Road Bike

Around midnight on 26th July 2020, ,

The person selling my bike on gumtree had bought it off the people (presumingly) who stole the bike originally. I was able to recover it once I gave him the serial number to prove it was mine. The police were absolutely no help.

Framenumber Supplied 188