Home Departments Police Operations Bureau Bike Patrol Bike Patrol The Lebanon Division of Police utilize bicycle patrols to augment the conventional uniform patrol. The Lebanon Division of Police Bike Patrol Unit was established over 25 years ago. All officers selected to the bike patrol unit must volunteer for the position and are trained in accordance with the International Police Mountain Bike Association standards. Officers learn the basic techniques for safely utilizing a bicycle as a law enforcement tool. The bicycles allow the officers to have better contact with the community and to travel places that a police car cannot. Bike patrol officers are often deployed at festivals and special events.