Bike Theft Chronicles

Bike theft is rampant and on the rise in the Portland region. We get so many inquiries, tips, and reader rants on the topic that we can’t possibly follow-up on all of them. That’s where Bike Theft Chronicles comes in. This column features anonymous reader rants and insights into the complicated underbelly of Portland’s bike theft crisis.

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Bike Theft Chronicles: Man gives chase via cab but bike is still missing

by on March 23rd, 2015 at 8:59 am

Bike Theft Chronicles: Accosted, chased, then recovered

by on November 24th, 2014 at 11:45 am

Bike Theft Chronicles: Tracking down a chop shop in Hillsboro

by on November 18th, 2014 at 1:47 pm

Bike Theft Chronicles: Shop reports thieves are cutting cables to steal parts

by on October 20th, 2014 at 2:53 pm

Bike Theft Chronicles: DRT winning Bike Friday stolen, possibly seen in Portland

by on October 15th, 2014 at 1:26 pm

Bike Theft Chronicles: ‘Scumbag’ stealing lights in broad daylight

by on October 15th, 2014 at 11:37 am

Bike Theft Chronicles: ‘They snapped the sign off the pole’

by on October 9th, 2014 at 9:40 am

Bike Theft Chronicles: Stolen from TriMet bus rack

by on October 8th, 2014 at 1:06 pm

Bike Theft Chronicles: “I can only conclude it’s all stolen”

by on October 6th, 2014 at 11:36 am

Bike Theft Chronicles: “I just feel so defeated and vulnerable”

by on October 1st, 2014 at 2:33 pm