Edmonton man fined $250 for electric bike
Polish immigrant says going green not worth it after cops detain him for 20 minutes
The word "belligerent" was used several times in the article. Perhaps he's one of these people who push back when pushed and got into a needless fight with the police.
Anyway the article shows one of the scooterbikes, brand name "Ecoped City 45". The article does go into the legal requirements and how scooterbikes, despite looking like a moped, have low enough power levels to qualify as an electric bicycle.