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LoJack Leads Police to Bust Commercial Theft Ring and Recover $226,500 Worth of Stolen Equipment

A LoJack-equipped 2006 Sullair Compressor was reported stolen from a national equipment rental company.  Within 30 minutes of system activation, deputies with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Perris Station and detectives with the Riverside Auto Theft Interdiction Detail (RAID) tracked the silent LoJack signal to a large property in Menifee, CA where they found a number

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Police Recover Stolen 2005 Nissan Murano Twice Within 24 Hours

After the owner of a 2005 Nissan Murano reported their vehicle stolen to the Long Beach Police Department, the car’s information was entered into the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) computers, which automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed on the car. Within 39 minutes of the LoJack activation, officers with the Long Beach Police picked

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LoJack Helps Police Recover More than $200,000 in Stolen Equipment; Gets Repeat Offender Off the Streets

A LoJack-equipped John Deere 710 backhoe valued at approximately $140,000 was reported stolen by workers after they returned to the jobsite in Phoenix, AZ.  Only 42 minutes after the theft was reported and the system activated, detectives with the Arizona Auto Theft Task Force began picking up the signal emanating from the backhoe. The detectives

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Recently Installed LoJack Aids Police in Arresting Robbery Suspect and Recovering a Stolen 2012 Toyota 4Runner

After the owner of a 2012 Toyota 4Runner secured his vehicle for the evening, he returned to his residence where he was robbed at gun point. His personal property and car keys were taken and the suspect fled in his brand new Toyota. The victim immediately called and reported the robbery and auto theft to

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LoJack System Quickly Recovers Backhoe, Minimizing Jobsite Downtime

Workmen with the Union Pacific Railroad in Fremont, CA arrived at their work site and found that a rented 2010 John Deere backhoe had been stolen the previous night.  Less than 15 minutes after the theft was reported and the LoJack System activated, officers with the Fremont Police Department began receiving a silent signal from

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LoJack Helps Police Take Down Mexican Theft Ring; Jeep Stolen in San Diego Recovered

The owner of a 2010 Jeep Wrangler reported his vehicle stolen to the San Diego Police Department. The vehicle’s information was entered into the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) computers, which automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed in the vehicle. A short time later, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Office and San Diego PD began receiving

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California Police Helicopters Aid in Recovering Motorcycle Stolen Out of North Las Vegas; Suspect Placed in Custody

After the owner of a 2009 Honda CBR1000 motorcycle reported their bike stolen to North Las Vegas Police Department, the motorcycle’s information was entered into the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) computers, which automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed on the bike. Within 48 hours of the bike being discovered missing, multiple police agencies in

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Thieves Leave Skid Steer Loader to “Cool Off,” but LoJack Found it “Hot”

On a Sunday night before the manager of a national home improvement store in San Antonio, TX left for the evening, the store’s skid steer loader was secured on a trailer. The manager had a very unpleasant Monday morning, as he discovered that the loader had been stolen right off the trailer.  Fortunately, the skid

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Stolen John Deere Backhoe Found Inside Barn by Law Enforcement Air Unit

After a rental company’s John Deere backhoe was stolen off of a job site near Perkins, Oklahoma, a theft report was filed with the Payne County Sheriff’s Department.  A complete description of the equipment and serial/pin number was entered into the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) computers, which automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed in

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LoJack’s Best Pick-Up Truck Recovery Stories of All Time

LoJack® continues to be No. 1 in theft recovery, with a recovery rate greater than 90% on cars and trucks. Since 1986, LoJack has recovered more than 300,000 stolen vehicles and construction equipment—worth nearly $4 billion. LoJack has had some incredible recovery stories over the course of its 25+ years. Below are the pick-up truck

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