Yes. Police are allowed to order a bike rider to take the keys out of the ignition and get off the bike for officer safety. I would assume they can order the helmet off as well, for similar reasons.
They can order car drivers to step out of the vehicle for the same reason.
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Police are not required to do these things but may do so for their own safety. It is very typical for police officers to make these requests so that the biker does not flee from the scene while the officer is away from his/her cruiser.
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