Annual Law Enforcement Bike School

June 1-5, 2015


Join us June1-5, 2015, for the 22nd Annual Police Mountain Bike School. Registration, course fee and lodging information will be posted soon. In the meantime, please enjoy the video and photo galleries of our recent Law Enforcement Bike Schools. 

Register Here for 2015 Bike School



If you have any questions at any time of the year regarding the Annual Law Enforcement Bike School, please contact Deputy Chief David J Dray, Ithaca College Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management, 607-274-3353 or email


Course:  NYS DCJS Law Enforcement Bicycle Patrol Course


Course Outline: This five day course is designed as entry level training for law enforcement utilizing specialized mountain bikes for patrol activities.  The course combines classroom training (such as vehicle & traffic law and bicycle safety, performance and maintenance) with practical application exercises (such as riding evolutions, mock scenarios, obstacle negotiation, dismounts, take downs, suspect contact and tactical response with firearms).  Students will learn cycling techniques involving obstacles such as stairs, curbs, parking lots and off-road trails. 


Training Site: Ithaca College Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management, Ithaca, New York.  Ithaca is situated in the center of New York State’s Finger Lakes Region.  Ithaca College is within walking distance of Downtown Ithaca.  Driving Directions: /about/directions/


Course Instructors:  Include members from the following municipal and campus law enforcement agencies and hold various certifications, including NYS DCJS Instructor, International Police Mountain Bike Association (IPMBA) and Law Enforcement Bicycle Association (LEBA):


  • Ithaca College

  • Cornell University

  • City of Ithaca Police Department

  • City of Cortland Police Department