Still, some people clearly find the thrill of the ride too much to pass up.
"You can never get enough of the adrenaline rush. And being on a chase with a cop makes a race a lot more fun."
Guy Myhill's new film is like the British version of "Gummo."
In the last year UK BikeLife culture—where young scooter riders upload videos of themselves wheelie-ing down highways and through industrial estates—has exploded.
Summer's great because everyone looks hotter and the place you live becomes a place to explore rather than endure, but it also contains plenty of chances for you to embarrass yourself.