Thanks to Chilli Cycles for the heads up on this one. I wonder if I'd stop someone who was in the process of stealing a bike? I might be scared of getting shot. Not sure...I'm confident a hardened criminal could stare me down pretty quickly come to think of it.
Anyway, check out this short film which demonstrates that bike owners can probably only depend on themselves when it comes to keeping their wheels their own.
Here are some tips from a while back on how not to get your bike stolen.
And also, don't lock your bike to a Ginkgo tree. Here's why.