using a U-Bolt style lock for your bicycle. Attach lock
a wheel, the frame, and a stationary object such
as a bicycle rack.
• Register your bicycle’s
make, model and serial number with Campus
Safety and Security.
• Engrave the bicycle to deter thieves and to help in
returning a stolen bicycle.
Mark your identification in
two different locations
on non-removable parts.
• Report any suspicious
behavior you see around the bicycle racks. Never
leave your bicycle unattended anywhere.
Be sure that
the bicycle can not be lifted over what you are locking it
with quick-release wheels, lock both wheels and the frame to
components such as seat posts with quick release levers,
saddle bags or remove them.
Make the lock
as awkward as possible to get at.
Do not leave your bicycle
locked to racks on campus over the summer unless
you are attending the University.
Before you walk away from your
bicycle, do a quick check that your lock
is really secure and there are no easily removable items.
Make sure that in parking and
locking your bicycle you are not impeding
pedestrian or handicap access.
Keep a record
of your bicycle's make, model, color, and frame number.