How to Lock Your Bike

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More than 1.5 million bicycles are stolen each year across the country. Bike theft is a problem in Minneapolis, and police report that there's no rhyme or reason to the types of bikes that get stolen or the to the thieves. Bike theft is proof of the maxim that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.


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Properly locking your bike is essential to ensuring that someone doesn't walk off with it. It's not complicated, but it's important to have the right equipment and lock correctly to sturdy infrastructure every time. Check out these helpful tips:

Last updated Apr 21, 2014