Learn how to lock your ride



Our Mission

SAFE Bikes is partnering with organizations, bicycle shops and companies across the city to hold bicycle theft workshops throughout the year. Come join us at our events! 

SAFE Bikes is a program of San Francisco SAFE (Safety Awareness for Everyone) in partnership with the San Francisco Police Department providing a registration database & bicycle theft prevention education. 

Learn how to lock your bicycle effectively following the approved locking techniques recommended by the San Francisco Police Department.  


San Francisco Police Department 

MOre Resources 

San Francisco Bicycle Coalition 

Park Police station - & sfpd Bike theft Unit 

Printed materials 

Brochure                Postcard               Spoke Card               Small Card

​​Bicycle Stolen? Check out the in-depth list of bicycle recovery tips

SAFE Bikes in the Media
FEbruary 25, 2015 
Bay Area Non profit helps return stolen bikes

November 14, 2014

August 26, 2014
SAFE Bikes helps recover a registered stolen bike

SAFE Bikes in the media 

August 14, 2014
Check out the new "How to lock your bike" video 
July 30, 2014
​Bike Stolen? Follow the updated checklist 

July 7,  2014
CBS This Morning News
May 30, 2014
Officer Matt Friedman featured in the Ny Times
May 27, 2014
bait bike stickers in the news


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