Police Release “Ride of the Century” Crime Statistics
ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – St. Louis was a host to the “Ride Of The Century” motorcycle meet-up last weekend. Thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts showed up in the Gateway city to show off their rides and their skills. Many performed trick rides on St. Louis highways and streets. They are part of a motorcycle riding group that goes by the name “Streetfighterz”.
St. Louis County Police have released the statistics related to any crime that may have been associated with the “Ride of the Century”. County police say that although there was some crime there were no fatal accidents, assaults or property damage reported. These numbers are police information from Friday, September 14 through Sunday, September 16.
Total Enforcement Numbers:
- Related Calls for Service: 76
- 63 Citations
- 19 Arrests (two drug arrests, 1 warrant arrest, all others were traffic arrests)
- 18 Towed motorcycles
- 3 guns seized
- 2 drug arrests
- 1 vehicle accident
More info: Video: Streetfighterz Take to St. Louis Highways, Rerouted By Police