08/23/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Denver Police Bike Law Enforcement On The Rise

Denver police are cracking down on two-wheeled scofflaws in response to a rising number of complaints from motorists and pedestrians.

Last month, police began a monthly "focused enforcement" day, where four officers on bikes, and a supervisor, hit the streets to cite cyclists for breaking laws. More than 40 bicyclists have received $60 tickets for such offenses as riding on the sidewalk.

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