Must Watch: Justice Served, Cop Slams Bike Thief

The suspect shown in this clip tried to slip away from the police at the light-rail station, about an hour later, the cops discovered him trying to steal a bike and slip through their search perimeter. All I care is that sweet bike thief vengeance was served.

Via The Sacramento Bee

Comments

ken - 02/12/14 - 3:06pm

HAHAHAHA

iamserious - 02/12/14 - 3:18pm

Was the bike okay?

Saris Mercanti - 02/12/14 - 3:46pm

@Chader

Good Catch! I blame Autocorrect.

wako29 - 02/12/14 - 4:46pm

Admit it, who else tested themselves to see if they could tell what kind of bike it was??

R0b0tAt0ms - 02/12/14 - 4:47pm

Was that Oscar Bluth on the assist? That hair!

bob - 02/12/14 - 5:49pm

Wrong title. He is not a real bike thief. They were looking for the dude, and he tried to get away on a bike.

Devin - 02/12/14 - 6:05pm

I like “justice serviced.” It’s like justice was running a little rough, so they took it to the under-paid justice mechanic and got it tuned up.

Just in time to jump this guy.

Love that tackle. Bet that cop gets free tune-ups in Sacramento for the rest of his life.

yo-jo - 02/12/14 - 6:57pm

He hit him like a lion pouncing upon a unsuspecting zebra.

O.J - 02/12/14 - 7:09pm

Ya love it.. Good tackle but scrappy guy his hand reaching around by the holster is crazy. Good way to get shot.

Ripnshread - 02/12/14 - 7:17pm

If that guy could have just ridden that Trek like a pro he pbly coulda’ outrun that cop…lol…

oldmanridley - 02/12/14 - 8:18pm

Notice that the perp’s first instinct (0:13) is to grab for the cop’s gun…..only when he’s finally subdued does he cry for mercy. Scumbag.

S. Molnar - 02/12/14 - 8:20pm

I don’t think this really counts as the police apprehending a bicycle thief. They were after him for another reason, and he grabbed the bike to try to get away. I very much doubt that they would have been so interested if his only crime was stealing a bike. I’m not claiming he would have made an effort to return the bike after making his getaway, but this is not a standard bike theft situation.

Ed R - 02/12/14 - 9:06pm

@S. Molnar, ditto but it’d be awesome if all bike thefts were handled that way.

Juice - 02/12/14 - 9:36pm

Hit trucked that [edited]

pornitswhatlwouldratherbmaking - 02/12/14 - 10:10pm

Most times i would sing F… the Police. However, they havent found my stolen bike or perp yet.

Sardy - 02/13/14 - 3:43am

Notice how he looks at the bike when he gets away ” dayum this thing is stiff !! “

mario - 02/13/14 - 7:26am

why would he bike so close to the camera guy/girl? seems like the left side of the street would have been the better choice… maybe he just didn’t clip in… ;)

RUSTYDOGG - 02/13/14 - 12:06pm

I love the cop with the tazer. He was just bouncing back and forth. Can I taz him now!? Can I taz him now!?

Clyde S. Dale - 02/13/14 - 3:20pm

The ultimate JRA story.

mark - 02/13/14 - 3:51pm

Thief had good form and decent leg extension. Must have spent a few minutes on a fitting jig before deciding to make the break!

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