Great bike records were key to this recovery
May 04, 2020 By John Manley 3376 Recovered Bikes,

Bike identification - (VAULT registration, photo's and increased iD) are key elements to putting an end to organised bike theft!

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Persistence pays off when it comes to stolen bikes!
April 19, 2020 By John Manley 3439 Recovered Bikes,

Smiles all round when this planned stolen bike recovery came together.

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Smash and grab break-in at Bicycle Superstore Nunawading
February 12, 2020 By Brad Kellas 3390 Stolen Bikes,

'Wheelan' the wrecker bike thief breaks into Bicycle Superstore Nunawading and steals two mountain bikes.

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The Jamis upgrade!
January 26, 2020 By Brad Kellas 3731 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

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"Crime Pays" Ram Raider strikes twice at Bicycle Superstore Fountain Gate
April 09, 2019 By Brad Kellas 4912 Stolen Bikes,

Brazen ram raider wearing a hoodie with a large "Crime Pays" motif, strikes twice at Bicycle Superstore Fountain Gate!

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Merry Xmas - Never give up on getting your stolen bike back!
December 24, 2018 By Brad Kellas 3644 Recovered Bikes,

Stolen nearly two years ago from an apartment garage in Canberra and recovered just in time for Christmas!

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Gumtree Bike Bandit steals BMX Bandits bike!
November 18, 2018 By Brad Kellas 4920 Stolen Bikes,

Mountain bike belonging to deceased Veteran Police Detective and BMX Bandits stunt rider, stolen by a Gumtree Bike Bandit during a test ride!

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Community partnerships starting to pay dividends – multiple stolen bikes recovered thanks to Cash Converters
November 12, 2018 By Brad Kellas 4691 Recovered Bikes,

For policing to be effective it requires a strong partnership with the community. The Bike Vault model is built on the same principle and it is starting to pay dividends with the largest second-hand dealer in the world – Cash Converters.

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A wombat, Bandage Man and one and a half recovered stolen bikes
November 10, 2018 By Brad Kellas 4159 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

Bike crash involving a wombat in Brisbane and a bike stolen from Canberra leads to the theft of a $10,000 bike in Victoria.

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Stolen Saturday and Recovered Sunday, wish they were all that fast!
November 06, 2018 By Brad Kellas 3512 Recovered Bikes,

Bike theft is driven by greed and the black market trade! Counter the black market and we can win the bike theft war!

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Meg's recovered stolen bike – complex at first but simple in the end!
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Bike identification is Key to Reducing Bike Theft!
Another stolen bike recovered at Get Smart Loan Company in Flemington - BikeVAULT
Can you help identify the purchaser of this suspected stolen bike
Another happy Police and VAULT customer collecting his recovered stolen bike
Stolen bike recovered two years later thanks to a BikeVAULT stolen bike spotter!
Recovered stolen bike thanks to Cash Converters Mt Gravatt
An efficient stolen bike recovery by switched on South Australia Police
A quick recovery in Canberra thanks to two Stolen Bike Spotters
Just because they wear Lycra, doesn't mean they are part of the cycling community!
Bike purchased on a fraudulent credit card recovered at Cash Converters!
Two bikes recovered in 24 hours thanks to Cash Converters checking the VAULT!
Recovered 12 months later at a second hand dealer
Stolen bikes have no borders!
Recovered as a result of the good work of five 'Stolen Bike Spotters'.
Two bikes stolen - one recovered and one still missing but not forgotten!
Less thieves and more Good Samaritans wanted
Great bike records were key to this recovery
Persistence pays off when it comes to stolen bikes!
Smash and grab break-in at Bicycle Superstore Nunawading
The Jamis upgrade!
"Crime Pays" Ram Raider strikes twice at Bicycle Superstore Fountain Gate
Merry Xmas - Never give up on getting your stolen bike back!
Gumtree Bike Bandit steals BMX Bandits bike!
Community partnerships starting to pay dividends – multiple stolen bikes recovered thanks to Cash Converters
A wombat, Bandage Man and one and a half recovered stolen bikes
Stolen Saturday and Recovered Sunday, wish they were all that fast!
Flash Gordon temporarily foils some brazen bike thieves!
Bubbly and a recovered stolen bike
VAULT locks and ID kits now available in bike shops!
Bike identification can make or break a stolen bike recovery
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