Bexley Police Department
Welcome to the Bexley Police Department. Our core beliefs are forged in "FIRE", defined by: Fairness, Integrity, Respect, and Empathy.
Bexley Codified Ordinance 474.04
474.04 RIDING ON RIGHT SIDE OF ROADWAY; RIDING ABREAST.(a) Every person operating a bicycle upon a roadway shall ride as near to the rightside of the roadway as practicable, obeying all traffic rules applicable to vehicles andexercising due care when passing a standing vehicle or one proceeding in the same direction.(b) This section does not require a person operating a bicycle to ride at the edge ofthe roadway when it is unreasonable or unsafe to do so. Conditions that may require ridingaway from the edge of the roadway include when necessary to avoid fixed or moving objects,parked or moving vehicles, surface hazards, or if it otherwise is unsafe or impracticable to doso, including if the lane is too narrow for the bicycle and an overtaking vehicle to travel safelyside by side within the lane.(c) Persons riding bicycles or motorcycles upon a roadway shall ride not more thantwo abreast in a single lane, except on paths or parts of roadways set aside for the exclusiveuse of bicycles or motorcycles. (ORC 4511.55)Penalty - see Sections 408.01, 408.02 and 474.10
We need to harden the target by making it harder and less attractive for people to come to our city to commit their crime. The best way to do that is for us all to work together in monitoring our streets, alleys, front and back yards, and for us all to look out for each other.