NYPD criticised for seizing e-bikes as part of road safety campaign

The motorised bikes are outlawed in New York despite calls for them to be legalised

Criticism has been aimed at police in New York over the seizure of e-bikes as part of a road safety campaign.

Motorised bikes and scooters are banned in the city as part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s drive to reduce the number of traffic deaths in the city.

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