Stolen Bikes - Vault Protected
Help reunite Sarah with her stolen two wheeled soulmate! Reward Offered!
October 05, 2021 By Brad Kellas 1266 Stolen Bikes,

Sarah's much loved custom Barale Chappelli was stolen from outside a chicken shop in Bondi NSW on 24 September 2021.

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Missing for nearly 2 years - Recovered within a few hours from Cash Converters thanks to a BikeVAULT stolen bike spotter!
September 13, 2021 By Brad Kellas 701 Stolen Bikes, Recovered Stolen Bike,

Tim's bike was recovered from Cash Converters after it was spotted for sale on Gumtree.

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Owners Wanted - Owners Found! Two stolen bikes reunited with their owners.
August 20, 2021 By Brad Kellas 1110 Stolen Bikes, Recovered Stolen Bike,

Two stolen bikes reunited with their owners thanks to the Victoria Police using the BikeVAULT - Owner Wanted portal.

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Divine intervention and no fuss fast police work resulted in Kelvin's stolen bike being quickly recovered!
July 04, 2021 By Brad Kellas 6266 Stolen Bikes, Recovered Stolen Bike,

More than a few people were looking for Kelvin's stolen bike. Great work by the Queensland Police resulted in a quick recovery of Kelvin's much-loved bike!

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De-identified but still identifiable - Ben's stolen bike was recovered thanks to a Good Samaritan checking BikeVAULT!
July 02, 2021 By Brad Kellas 9056 Stolen Bikes, Recovered Stolen Bike,

A Good Samaritan member of the public found Ben's bike when searching the BikeVAULT stolen listings.

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Why you should register your bike for Free with BikeVAULT
June 25, 2021 By Ray Carroll 1868 Stolen Bikes, Recovered Stolen Bike, Bike Protection,

Bike theft is out of control and BikeVAULT has the solution to combat the black-market-driven bike theft!

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Stolen Bike Spotter tip-off uncovered a suspected organised stolen bike racket operating between the ACT and NSW!
June 05, 2021 By Brad Kellas 7804 Stolen Bikes, Recovered Stolen Bike,

BikeVAULT Stolen Bike Spotter tip-off helps police to recover Stu's stolen bike and uncovers a suspected organised stolen bike racket operating between the ACT and NSW.

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Stolen bikes have no borders - $11,000 bike stolen in New South Wales recovered in Victoria
May 19, 2021 By Brad Kellas 6874 Stolen Bikes, Recovered Stolen Bike,

Santa Cruz Mountain bike stolen from Manly Vale NSW, recovered in Victoria.

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SBS World News Article on the surge in bike sales and bike theft!
April 01, 2021 By Brad Kellas 2750 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

A surge in bike sales and tight supply has made bikes a prime target for profit-driven thieves!

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Buyer Beware - BikeVAULT's Tips and Tools to help avoid buying a stolen bike!
April 01, 2021 By Brad Kellas 1654 Stolen Bikes,

BikeVAULT's Tips and Tools to help avoid buying a stolen bike.

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Why bike identification is key to combatting bike theft!
September 21, 2020 By Brad Kellas 7220 Stolen Bikes, Bike Protection,

Identification - physical and digital is key to combatting bike theft!

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Stolen bike recovered two years later thanks to a BikeVAULT stolen bike spotter!
June 02, 2020 By John Manley 7187 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

Its never too late to recover a stolen bike.

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Recovered stolen bike thanks to Cash Converters Mt Gravatt
May 18, 2020 By Brad Kellas 8466 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

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An efficient stolen bike recovery by switched on South Australia Police
May 17, 2020 By Brad Kellas 7695 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

SA Police are fans of the VAULT, quick recoveries like this help to strengthen our relationship.

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A quick recovery in Canberra thanks to two Stolen Bike Spotters
May 17, 2020 By Brad Kellas 6478 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

Bike thieves are starting to learn that the game has changed and there is nowhere to hide.

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Just because they wear Lycra, doesn't mean they are part of the cycling community!
May 16, 2020 By Brad Kellas 7828 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

Not all recoveries end the same.

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Bike purchased on a fraudulent credit card recovered at Cash Converters!
May 16, 2020 By Brad Kellas 7905 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

They're not all stolen the same way!

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Two stolen bikes recovered in 24 hours thanks to Cash Converters checking BikeVAULT!
May 14, 2020 By Brad Kellas 8237 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

How to end bike theft - don't buy stolen bikes!

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Stolen bikes have no borders!
May 13, 2020 By Brad Kellas 9461 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

Stolen bikes have no borders!

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Two bikes stolen - one recovered and one still missing but not forgotten!
May 09, 2020 By Brad Kellas 7078 Recovered Bikes, Stolen Bikes,

Two bikes stolen from an apartment garage. One bike recovered and one still missing, suspected of being sold. Reward offered for its return.

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The Jamis stolen bike upgrade!
January 26, 2020 By Brad Kellas 7395 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 11555 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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Gumtree Bike Bandit steals BMX Bandits bike!
November 18, 2018 By Brad Kellas 11476 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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A wombat, Bandage Man and one and a half recovered stolen bikes
November 10, 2018 By Brad Kellas 9373 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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Help reunite Sarah with her stolen two wheeled soulmate! Reward Offered!
Missing for nearly 2 years - Recovered within a few hours from Cash Converters thanks to a BikeVAULT stolen bike spotter!
Owners Wanted - Owners Found! Two stolen bikes reunited with their owners.
One bike recovered, one still missing - How Torbens wife's stolen bike was recovered!
Love your bike? Protect It - Join & Register your bike for FREE with BikeVAULT!
The tools used to reduce car theft by 75% can work to reduce all property crime!
Divine intervention and no fuss fast police work resulted in Kelvin's stolen bike being quickly recovered!
De-identified but still identifiable - Ben's stolen bike was recovered thanks to a Good Samaritan checking BikeVAULT!
Lightning strikes twice - Kade's account of how his bike was stolen and recovered twice!
A joint effort by Margit, BikeVAULT and the QLD Police resulted in her stolen bike being quickly recovered!
Why you should register your bike for Free with BikeVAULT
Stolen Bike Spotter tip-off uncovered a suspected organised stolen bike racket operating between the ACT and NSW!
Stolen bikes have no borders - $11,000 bike stolen in New South Wales recovered in Victoria
Five bikes recovered thanks to vigilant BikeVAULT - 'Stolen Bike Spotters'!
Three bikes recovered thanks to Cash Converters checking the stolen listings on BikeVAULT!
Stolen bike recovered after 5 years thanks to a BikeVAULT stolen bike spotter!
SBS World News Article on the surge in bike sales and bike theft!
Buyer Beware - BikeVAULT's Tips and Tools to help avoid buying a stolen bike!
Lucky Hugh and his recovered stolen bike!
Never despair! Mark’s cherished Italian road bike was recovered after nine months.
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