Police seize another off-road motorbike as part of clampdown

A motorcycle has been seized as part of a police clampdown on off-road bikes.

Monday, 10th August 2020, 5:42 pm

Durham Constabulary’s motorcycle section has been targeting illegal off-road bikes and riders.

One motorbike was stopped in Blackhall after members of the public reported concerns. The rider was disqualified and uninsured. The bike was taken away.

There will be an increased presence of the force’s bike section over the coming months as part of Operation Endurance, which aims to reduce nuisance off-road motorbikes.

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The motorbike on the right was seized by police as part pf s crackdown on off-road vehicles.

Report off-road bikes by calling 101.

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