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How to register your bicycle with the City of Spokane

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The City of Spokane and Spokane Police Department recover hundreds of bicycles every year. Most are unable to be returned as there is no way to identify the rightful owner. The City of Spokane and Spokane Police Department recover hundreds of bicycles every year. Most are unable to be returned as there is no way to identify the rightful owner.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

As KHQ's Gabe Cohen is working on a story about stolen bicycles in the City of Spokane, we wanted to provide you with a way to protect yourself in the event your bicycle is stolen. 

One way to help yourself, is to register your bike with the City. Spokane Police say they recover hundreds of stolen bikes every year, but most are unable to be returned as there is no way to identify the rightful owner. One way to prevent this is to register your bicycle by its serial number. You can include some descriptions (scratches, colors,unique marks or stickers) and even upload a photo with your contact information. 

To register your bicycle, visit the registration page here. 

Patrick Striker, the Executive Director of Spokane COPS, also noted that you can bring your bicycle to any COPS Shop to register it. COPS Shop volunteers will help you fill out all of the information, and Striker even mentioned they have helmets to give out for free if anyone needs one! Can't beat that! 

For a list of COPS Shops, CLICK HERE. 

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