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VW Jetta Stolen in Car Jacking in LA; LoJack Aids Officers in Vehicle Recovery, Arrest of Suspect

On July 23, 2012, the owner of a 2007 Volkswagen Jetta left his driver’s door open while carrying items from the vehicle. When he returned, he observed a male suspect sitting in his driver’s seat. Then, the suspect held out his hand for the keys; fearing for his safety, the victim gave up the keys,

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Classic Camaro Stolen in Alameda, CA — Recovered by CHP Air Unit Using LoJack

On October 19, 2012, the owner of a restored classic 1970 Camaro Super Sport with a 500 hp LT1 motor had his car parked in Alameda, when it was stolen from the street.  The owner quickly reported the crime to the Alameda Police Department, who verified the theft. The officers then had the Camaro’s information

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Pizzeria Caper – Why You Should Never Leave Your Car Running Unattended

During adverse weather conditions, it can be very tempting to leave your car unattended while you run into the store or in this case a pizzeria to quickly grab and go. As the owner of an Audi Q7 learned the hard way, this unsafe practice can sometimes have dire consequences. On January 27, 2013, the

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Car Thief Identified After Leaving Identification in Stolen 2008 Scion XB

There’s just no way to sugarcoat it, sometimes criminals aren’t the sharpest tools in the shed. In this story, the owner of a 2008 Scion XB contacted the Madera California Police Department to report that their vehicle was stolen. The Madera Police Department verified the theft and entered the Scion’s information into the state and

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Shots Fired During Armed Robbery — Stolen Jeep Cherokee Recovered Minutes Later, Suspect Arrested

In the late afternoon of March 6, 2012, a 2001 Jeep Cherokee was stolen during an armed car-jacking, in which shots were fired at the owner, in the Woodlawn area of Baltimore County. The owner reported the crime to the Baltimore County Police Department, who quickly responded to the scene. After conducting a preliminary investigation

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Toyota Tundra Recovered with Help of Canine Officer; Suspect Found Hiding Under Truck

On February 23, 2011, a Canine officer from the El Monte Police Department was on routine patrol when he received the silent LoJack signal of a 2004 Toyota Tundra reported stolen to the California Highway Patrol. He alerted other El Monte officers, who also had LoJack tracking capabilities installed in their patrol vehicle.  The other El Monte unit

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