Crime

Crime

  • Urban policing – three wheels to be the future?

    Urban policing – three wheels to be the future?

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    Northamptonshire Police is looking to the future with the help of White Motorcycle Concepts’ WMC300FR three-wheeler. The WMC300FR from White Motorcycle Concepts is a hybrid electric scooter that’s been specially designed as a first-aid vehicle for rescue workers and the Police – and it claims to reduce CO2 emissions by up to 50 per cent…

  • PM: President Joe Biden “actively engaged” in Harry Dunn’s case

    PM: President Joe Biden “actively engaged” in Harry Dunn’s case

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    The mother of motorcyclist Harry Dunn has said she hopes the US president will take a “different view” on her son’s case given his “deeply personal connection”.

  • Teenager admits dangerous driving after 180mph motorbike chase

    Teenager admits dangerous driving after 180mph motorbike chase

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    A teenager has pleaded guilty to dangerous driving after hitting speeds of 180mph on his motorbike during a 30-minute police chase.

  • Lad uploads group ride video. Lands him and his mates 132 points and a 14,100 euros in fines.

    Lad uploads group ride video. Lands him and his mates 132 points and a 14,100 euros in fines.

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    A group of ten Spanish bikers have been hit with 14,100 euros in fines and 132 points after one of the lads uploaded a video of their ride to the web. It’s tricky not to get a little bit carried away when you’re riding as part of a big group – and if you’re on…

  • Estonia trials new approach to SPEEDING. Pay a fine or take a time out.

    Estonia trials new approach to SPEEDING. Pay a fine or take a time out.

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    Think speeding will get you to your destination quicker? Not in Estonia it won’t. The Police force has been trialling a new kind of speeding penalty – and rather than receiving a fine or points by default, if you get caught you’ll be given a choice between paying a fine or taking a time out.…

  • 2019 in review: Top stories of the year

    2019 in review: Top stories of the year

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    As the year winds down, it’s time to reflect on a year of new releases and exclusive snap shots on of new and upcoming motorcycles. Here’s the stories of 2019 that you have read the most.

  • Paris launches assault on ‘noisy’ motorcycles

    Paris launches assault on ‘noisy’ motorcycles

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    How about this for a bit of jaw-dropping law stuff then? Paris has set up a special police force – made up of 40 staff – dedicated to clamping down on ‘noisy motorcycles’ in the French capital. Specifically trained to detect high ‘noise-emissions’, the department constantly carries extra noise detection systems and has been active…

  • Guy Martin: Trial over fake driving licence claims to happen in January

    Guy Martin: Trial over fake driving licence claims to happen in January

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    Television personality Guy Martin will face trial at Crown Court in just under six weeks’ time over fake driving licence claims. Martin, 37, of Barnetby, Lincs was originally due to stand trial on July 1 but the date was moved to January 6, 2020. Martin has previously denied possession of a document with intent to deceive…

  • They’re up and running in France. First ‘noise’ cameras from the cops trialing on real roads and just one catches hundreds on it’s first Sunday ‘live’. Uh oh…

    They’re up and running in France. First ‘noise’ cameras from the cops trialing on real roads and just one catches hundreds on it’s first Sunday ‘live’. Uh oh…

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    It was nearly two months ago that we first brought you the news that the UK is to undergo trails of the so-called ‘acoustic cameras’ in the UK – new tech where microphone-enables roadside tech can pinpoint vehicles with loud exhausts. Now the same technology has gone on live trial in France. Sited in the…

  • Get an Oxford DISC LOCK with your Motorcycle Live TICKET.

    Get an Oxford DISC LOCK with your Motorcycle Live TICKET.

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    Motorcycle Live and Oxford Products have joined forces for 2019 – and that means if you spend £25 on your ticket to the UK’s biggest bike show, you’ll get an Oxford HD MAX disc lock thrown in. In an attempt to help reduce motorcycle and scooter theft (and tackle the current crime sprees across the…

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