Tickets issued to cyclists skyrocket in Brooklyn since Bike Share program launched

The number of tickets issued to cyclists has skyrocketed since the city’s bike share program was launched last month, according to recent reports. The New

The New York Daily News reports that police

The New York Daily News reports that police have given out 81 percent more bike tickets than last year in areas near docking stations in Brooklyn. (June 28, 2013 6:31 PM)

The number of tickets issued to cyclists has skyrocketed since the city’s bike share program was launched last month, according to recent reports. The New York Daily News reports that police have given out 81 percent more bike tickets than last year in areas near docking stations in Brooklyn. In Manhattan, tickets have gone up only 7 percent. Residents have mixed opinions regarding who is responsible...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner® and Comcast® customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Eligible Brownsville residents have until May 24 to 1 Housing lottery deadline in Brownsville quickly approaching
Dozens of people were arrested across the borough 2 Dozens arrested in 'Operation Hardball' drug takedown
3 VIDEO: Police precinct adopts cat as mascot
The Brooklyn Public Library unveiled its 4 Brooklyn Public Library gets 'wild' with new cards
Officials believe the drug ring brought heroin, cocaine, 5 New drug furanyl-fentanyl hits Brooklyn streets

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features