Bike Thieves Are Targeting Deerfield Metra Train RidersOver the last six weeks, three bikes have been stolen from a Metra train station in Deerfield.
Hundreds Of Teachers, Coaches Build Bikes To Be Given To Kids At Chicago Grade SchoolMore than 500 teachers and coaches from about 50 area high schools got up early on Sunday morning to put on costumes and built bikes for some lucky kids.
Opinion: The Drivers I've Angered While Riding My Bike On Chicago's StreetsWhen I find myself getting angry at other people while biking, driving or walking, I tell myself to chill out. Maybe you should do the same?
City Introduces New Curb-Protected Bike LanesCBS 2’s Jim Williams reports the curb-protected bike lane is a half-foot high, two feet wide, offering protection for bicyclists. But not everyone thinks it is a good idea.
The Number Of Bikes Stolen In Chicago, The Neighborhoods They’re Stolen From And The Number That Are RecoveredLooking for a low-risk, lucrative career? Based on these statistics, bike thievery might be for you... (If you can get over the fact that stealing is wrong, that is...)
What's The Deal With Chicago's Ripped-Up Streets?It's all part of a strategy to accommodate the work force of tomorrow, CBS 2's Rob Johnson reports.
2 Investigators: Bike Theft Victims Band Together OnlineCBS 2's Dave Savini has been investigating and talking to one frustrated bike rider after another who are taking to the internet to find help.
Most Chicago Bike Owners Don't Secure Their Bikes Properly, Allowing Thieves To Take AdvantageLet's be honest: Chicagoans get their bikes stolen more often than Liam Neeson's family members get kidnapped in the Taken franchise. Here are the mistakes bike theft victims make and how to avoid them!
Most Bike Theft Victims Find The Chicago Police Department UnhelpfulWhat if the inconsistent way the Chicago Police Department handles stolen bikes is indicative of how the department works as a whole?
Bike Thieves Use Fake IDs To Steal From Non-Profit And Bike ShopsTo prevent customers from stealing bikes, shops across the city often require an ID and credit card before letting someone take one of their cycles for a test ride. This process has worked well, until recently, that is...
Chicago Police Less Willing To Curb Bike Thefts Than Some Other Cities, Internet VigilantesIf we have to choose whether to devote resources to solving violent crimes or bike thefts, the choice is obvious. With that said, some are wondering why Chicago can't have adequate resources devoted to both.
Transportation Advocates Urge Kids To Ride Bikes To SchoolSchools nationwide are taking part in the annual "Walk and Roll to School" day, and the Active Transportation Alliance is organizing it locally.
Alderman Seeks Stiffer Fines For Bicyclists Who Ride On SidewalksNorth Side Alderman Harry Osterman says some seniors who live along a stretch of North Sheridan Road from Ardmore to West Sheridan Road have been injured by a bicyclist illegally hurtling down the sidewalks. He wants to hike the fine for that from $50 to $200.
New Divvy Station Unveiled Outside United CenterThe City of Chicago has officially opened one of its newest Divvy bike-sharing stations - right outside the United Center.
Two Teens Shot By Gunmen Riding Bikes In South Shore“Basically, they were on the sidewalk when two unknown offenders on bicycles rolled up and fired, striking both of them,” said police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer.