Recovered Bikes

Details of how some of our customers got their bikes back

Cannondale Caad8 61cm

Friday 5th September 2014, ,

I found the bike locked up outside a local cash generators, it was in the for sale . I informed the police and they took the bike and after a long debate with them they confirmed it was my bike and returned it to me. Annoying thing was they took ...

Reward Offered, Framenumber Supplied 1,008

Fuji 2.5 supreme, Womens, 49cm bike

Sunday 15th March, ,

I checked gumtree and ebay everyday to see if someone posted my bike for sale. (also used FindThatBike.com). saw it listed, contacted seller, arranged a meet for the next day. Meanwhile i had contacted my local police constabulary. they agreed to ...

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Felt B2 TT Bike 52cm

11th January 2013, ,

Bike advertised on ebay. Bike for sale in Basildon, Essex. Informed Derbyshire Police who liaised with Essex Police. I successfully won the bike on ebay and Essex Police recovered the bike and arrested the seller. Case did not go to court as not enou...

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Specialized Tricross 2013

26th November 2013, ,

I set email alerts on eBay and Gumtree so that I'd know when a bike of the same description as mine came up for sale. About 6 weeks after the theft of the bike I got an alert from Gumtree that a Specialized Tricross had been put up for sale. The pict...

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Cannondale Synapse Sora

22/08/14, ,

Found for sale on Gumtree, Police confiscated it, Now back where she belongs!

Reward Offered, 1,085

Specialized Sirrus Elite

The police managed to find it by pure chance. No the thieves though unfortunately

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Falcon Mont Blanc

Between 23rd - 24th September 2014, ,

Police found the bike abandoned nearby.

Cube Peloton

18th April, ,

I searched eBay every day and it was in there.

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Specialized Tricross sport disc 2013

Wednesday 23rd April between 2 -4pm, ,

My bike was stolen from a country pub. The landlord, off his own back emailed and Facebooked his members and the local community including images that I had forwarded to him. A few months passed and by chance one of the neighbours living close by, re...

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Btwin 520

15th March 2015, ,

The power of social media! Pictures got thousands of retweets, and a PC recognised it, then got in touch. Happy days!

Reward Offered, 1,614