Police say tackling spate of violent bike muggings is ‘one of our priorities’

Victims urged to report within the first hour of a crime happening

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The Metropolitan Police (Met) have said that combatting a raft of violent bike muggings in London is among their priorities. 

Last month, Cycling Weekly reported that members of one North London cycling club had been targeted on three separate occasions, with three bikes reported stolen to the police. 

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