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“Armed and Dangerous” Auto Thief Arrested by Denver Police After High-Speed Drive

The owner of a 2002 Subaru Impreza contacted the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office to report their vehicle stolen. The responding officer completed a vehicle theft report and had all of the Subaru’s information entered into the state and federal police computer systems. This routine action automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed in the vehicle. During

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LoJack Helps Police Rescue Two Abducted Children; Recover Stolen Lexus

On Tuesday, a 7-month-old boy and a 2-year-old boy were abducted from a library in Burien, Washington by a suspect that has known gang affiliations and a history of domestic violence, assault and weapons use.  According to reports, he assaulted his ex-girlfriend and then fled in her LoJack-equipped 1994 dark green Lexus GS300 with her two

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TREND WATCH: Car Thieves Stealing Keys From Parking Attendants

A warning if you use “protected” parking garages or valets to park your vehicle. In this story, a Land Rover was stolen with keys from a parking garage along with a 2nd vehicle when the parking attendant was robbed at knife point by two men. When the owner was notified of the incident she immediately

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LoJack Helps In The Arrest of One Suspect and Recovery of a Classic 1968 Ford Mustang Stolen in San Diego

When the owner of this classic 1968 Ford Mustang discovered that her vehicle had been stolen, she reported the theft to the San Diego Police Department.  It was the Police department’s routine entry of the vehicle information into the nationwide law enforcement stolen vehicle computer system that automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed in the

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Police: Carjacking Suspect Tried to First Steal Computers from School

Thank you to NBC 5 in Dallas TX. for this write up and video on a recent LoJack assisted stolen vehicle recovery:   Police: Carjacking Suspect Tried to First Steal Computers from School Suspect stole woman’s van, dragged her alongside of it during escape Police officers from multiple agencies arrested a Tarrant County man Monday night,

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LoJack Helps Recover Caterpillar Skip Loader On Its Way Overseas

After the owners reported their vehicle stolen to law enforcement, the vehicle information was entered into the statewide stolen vehicle system (SVS/NCIC) computer. This routine police action automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed in the vehicle. On 5-9-12, within nineteen minutes of the LoJack system activating, an Officer from the California Highway Patrol picked up

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Ford F150 Pickup Stolen from Houston Dealership — Immediately After LoJack was Installed! — 2 Arrested

On March 21, 2012, the owners of a newly purchased 2012 Ford F150 pickup truck returned the vehicle to the dealership to have a LoJack Vehicle Recovery System installed. Later that same day, the service representative discovered the Ford’s keys missing from his desk, along with his own personal keys.   Upon searching the parking lot,

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Miami Police Recover Stolen Suzuki Motorcycle, Bust Chop Shop and Recover Other Motorcycles, Parts

On Wednesday, February 29, 2012, the owner of a 2006 Suzuki GSX1300 Hayabusa motorcycle contacted the Key Biscayne Police Department to report the motorcycle stolen. Upon arrival at the scene, the responding officer met with the owner who stated that sometime during the night the Suzuki was from where the owner had parked it. The

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Recovery of One Stolen Chevrolet Pickup Leads to Discovery of 5 More in Austin, TX

On March 27, 2012, the owner of a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck reported his vehicle stolen to the Round Rock Police Department. The responding officer prepared a stolen vehicle report and had the Chevrolet’s information entered into the state and federal crime computer systems – a routine police action that automatically activated the LoJack

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After Pretending to Help, Three Juveniles Steal 83-Year Old’s Honda Civic in Atlanta

On April 6, 2012, an 83 year old woman contacted the Georgia State Capitol Police to report that her 2004 Honda Civic had been stolen. She stated that she was lost in Atlanta and stopped to ask three young men for directions. They replied that it would be easier to drive her there in her

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