Lt. Sanders said Wheeling Police already have had a positive impact in the area over the past couple of weeks while officers have been practicing with them.

“Everybody wants to know what they are,” he said. “So community engagement is almost instant by just having the ability to stop, have a conversation and have a positive interaction.”

Lt. Sanders

Wheeling Police Department, WV

 Chief of Police Lauretta Hill comments on how the Trikkes make officers more visible to the campus community: “Officers can get around, and people will walk up to us just because they want to know what it is.”

Chief of Police Lauretta Hill

Dallas College Police Department

“The Trikke Defender has stepped in as an excellent replacement,” says Ben Justus, security supervisor for Pensacola Christian College. “It has significantly more speed than a Segway, which has improved our mobility.”

Ben Justus

Security Supervisor, Pensacola Christian College

Lieutenant Thomas Atzert of the Atlanta PD rides the Trikke POSI.TRON.

“I really enjoy using the POSI.TRON,” says Lieutenant Brendon Barth of the Atlanta PD’s Video Integration Center. “It has great mobility, speed, handling and visibility. I’m able to ride on the street and go places cars can’t go. It’s perfect around parks and crowds.”

Lieutenant Brendon Barh

Atlanta Police Department

“Since June when these were delivered, I’ve been in a car maybe once or twice.
That’s less fuel, less maintenance on the vehicles that we’re using. It’s green initiative friendly.”

Mitchel Ashton

Police Officer, Norfolk Police Department, Virginia

“The Defender has proven to be more versatile than the Segway PT, and is preferred by me over other electric operations”.

“The TRIKKE Defender has expanded our range of operation in addition to allowing us to mobilize more of our work force to accomplish our mission”.

Albert Jackson

Atlanta Downtown Ambassador Force

“As Banco Popular’s physical footprint increased, the need to patrol more areas increased. The need for an efficient patrol vehicle became a major security requirement. And the Trikke Defender was a perfect fit. Extremely easy and very enjoyable. Lightweight, highly efficient, and economic vehicle”.

Hector R. Torres

Vice President & Director of Corporate Security, Banco Popular