Utility Trailer Theft Could Have Been Easily Prevented

Another trailer theft that could have been prevented The Kettering Police Department, located in Kettering which is just south of Dayton, Ohio, is asking for help identifying the owner of car suspected to be involved in a utility trailer theft. According to a Jan. 23, 2022, news release, a Chevrolet Silverado backed up to and […]

Maryland police locate stolen heavy equipment

Elkton, Maryland police say that thieves recently stole several large pieces of construction equipment worth almost $400,000. In all, 20 separate mega pieces were taken from worksites. Operating on tips and sightings in the area, police investigated to see if bulldozers, front end loaders and trailers stolen from storage and construction sites in New Jersey, […]

Why some car-theft victims feel like they have been victimized twice

Erin dos Santos suffered twice: when her 1997 Honda Civic was stolen;  and when she received the recovery, towing and storage bill for her car. The Riverside, California resident was charged $245 for the tow and $100 in storage. Santos – and the thousands of other Californians who have their vehicles stolen each year – could […]

Boat theft: cottage owners get a nasty shock

Spring time means getting boats, campers, trailers and motocycles ready for fun in the warm weather. That is, if it hasn’t been stolen. Unfortunately, many people are discovering that their recreational vehicles are missing from remote storage sheds, parking lots and cottages. Thieves have been hooking up and driven away with hundreds of thousands of […]

Second trailer theft from same site in two months

Merrit, British Columbia Canada police are looking for suspects after $11,000 worth of tools and a trailer were stolen from the Best Western hotel— currently under construction — in the small, interior town. The theft occurred at about 7:45 p.m. on April 1 and was captured on surveillance video at the work site. A white […]

Equipment trailer stolen in a matter of minutes

Detectives with Louisiana’s Bossier Parish Sheriff Office are looking for the person who stole an enclosed cargo trailer from a construction company business in early March. According to police reports and surveillance video from around 4:30 a.m. on March 10, someone drove a truck into the Pitts Construction Company parking lot, hooked up a cargo […]