Recovered Bikes

Details of how some of our customers got their bikes back

Bombtrack Dash

Wednesday 19th November 2014, ,

I received a call from the London met advising that my bike may be on gumtree! I looked and sure enough it was there. They recovered a few bikes including mine and have charged two thieves. Mine wasn't tagged or anything and so I would strongly recom...

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 985


01/06/2014, ,

i searched all sale sites, gumtree was the main site, i found the bike for sale on gumtree for £200 which i thought was low price, i contacted the seller to arrange to view, and then contacted the police to advise the time and place, the police then...

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 1,138

cube agree gtc

8/12/2014, ,

Watched ebay for nearly a year then set up a meeting with buyer and sent the burglary squad instead.brilliant.

Framenumber Supplied 835

Velorbis Churchill

19 September 2014, ,

I found it locked up beside the road. We put another lock on it and the police put a notice saying it was stolen and anyone with a claim had five days to come forward. Nobody did so the locks were cut off and it was recovered.

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 796

Specialized Myka 2008 FSR Expert Ladies

9th May 2013 10.30-3.30, ,

I found my bike being sold on eBay in the next county. The Northptonshire Police were brilliant. They worked with the Leicestershire Police and myself to recover the bike and make investigations. However I had to contact the seller, pose as as custom...

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 2,492

Kona Stuff Jr

15th July 2014 between 11.30 and 3pm, ,

I shared the bike on Facebook. The person that bought it contacted me to return it and gave information about the thief to the police. The thief was arrested but there wasn't enough evidence to prosecute.

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 1,170

Klein Attitude Race Mountain Bike

Monday 11th March 2013 at 5.30pm, ,

My bike was spotted on eBay by a guy who'd seen it on Stolen Bikes. He contacted me then the Police also spotted it 5 mins later. Chuffed and amazed to get it back after 6 months!

Reward Offered, 3,805

Scott Spark 10 2009/2010 full carbon fibre

22 September 2012 between 4-5pm, ,

Man from Sale in Manchester contacted me by email and said he found my bike hidden in bushes around some flats in sale. I couldn't believed when he emailed me. I am so so happy! Thanks

On One 456 evo Titanium

Recovered after fantastic bike shop spotted it and got in touch through this website.

Framenumber Supplied 1,200

Trek 7.5 FX 2013

11 July 2014, during the night/early morning, ,

The bike was recovered by the Police while they were doing a property search on an unrelated matter. The guy inside whose living room the bike was found said he bought it, but obviously couldn't remember where from, and there is no way to prove he st...

Framenumber Supplied 935