Chico Police is putting the brakes on bicyclists that aren’t obeying the rules of the road.
The increase in bike citations started a few weeks ago, following a nasty bicycle versus automobile accident.
Since then, officers have been posted throughout downtown Chico keeping a lookout for bicycle infractions.
Most of the infractions happen near Chico State University, where officers say college student often ride recklessly.
“I observed more than 50 bicyclists and skateboards go through the intersection and through the stop signs like they weren't even there,” said Mike DiGiordano of the Chico Police Department.