Fifty-Five US Lawmakers Sign On To End Motorcycle-Only Checkpoints

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Fifty congressmen and five senators have signed on to sponsor or cosponsor bills that would end federal funding for motorcycle-only checkpoints, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. During the past two years, federal, state and local governments spent more than a half million dollars on traffic police checkpoints that target motorcycles only. The AMA believes that […]

Operation Wheel Spin: CHP Breaks up Motorcycle Theft Ring

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After a two-year investigation, the California Highway Patrol interrupted three major motorcycle theft rings in Los Angeles County resulting in 51 arrests and recovering nearly $850,000 in stolen motorcycles and motorcycle parts. The most popular stolen motorcycles were Suzuki and Yamaha sport bikes. In many instances the thieves would just lift the bikes into the […]

San Bernardino Police Conducting Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation

San Mateo Police Embrace Electric Motorcycles

The San Bernardino Police Department is conducting a Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation today (November 25, 2013) in an attempt to lower death and injuries related to motorcycle riders. Officers will be looking for people operating vehicles or motorcycles while impaired, speeding, making illegal turns or committing other dangerous actions. The Operation will be focused on […]

San Mateo Police Embrace Electric Motorcycles

San Mateo Police Embrace Electric Motorcycles

The San Mateo Police Department is the latest force to welcome technology from Zero Motorcycles. Police in the California city have purchased a 2013 Zero DS Police Motorcycle, which is designed specifically for security workers. Zero’s electric motorcycle features an expansive range and low sound output, enabling officers to complete their duties with all of […]

Wayne Pierce Motorcycles To Be Auctioned By Bonhams

Wayne Pierce Motorcycles To Be Auctioned By Bonhams

Motorcycle enthusiasts will have an opportunity to purchase a piece of history when Bonhams hosts one of its famous auto auctions. The auction house is slated to sell more than 50 motorcycles from the Wayne Pierce family museum collection, and any one of these machines may be a good investment for motorcyclists. Wayne Pierce opened […]