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LoJack® System Helps Chicago Police Department Recover Stolen Honda Accord

The owners of a 2013 Honda Accord contacted the Chicago Police Department to report that their vehicle was stolen from in front of their residence on the 3500 block of North Waller Avenue in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood. The Chicago Police Department verified the theft and entered the vehicle information into the state and federal crime

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LoJack Helps Chicago/Homewood Police Recover Mercedes Benz Stolen in Carjacking

On December 10, 2012, a 2006 Mercedes Benz was entered as stolen into the state and federal crime computers by Chicago Police. Apparently, the vehicle was taken in a carjacking on Chicago’s south side. The next day, police officers from the suburb of Homewood picked up the LoJack Reply Code for the stolen Mercedes on

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LoJack Helps Chicago Air & Ground Units Recover Stolen Honda Civic, Bust Chop Shop, One Arrested

In the early morning hours of February 12, 2013, the owners of a Honda Civic contacted the Forest View Police Department to report their vehicle had been stolen.  The police verified the vehicle as stolen and entered it into LEADS/NCIC state and federal crime computers, which automatically activated the LoJack transponder hidden within the stolen

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(PICS) Another Chop Shop Shut Down Thanks to LoJack® System and Local Police

Thanks to LoJack Corporation and local police, one Chicago chop shop has been uncovered and a suspect arrested. In the early morning hours of February 12th, 2012, the distraught owner of a Honda Civic contacted the Forest View Police Department to report their vehicle had been stolen.  Police verified the vehicle as stolen and entered

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What Cities Have the Most Stolen Cars?

The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) reported today the top 10 Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) with the highest vehicle theft rates.    Four of the top 10 MSAs reported more thefts in 2011 than 2010. For 2011, the 10 MSAs with the highest vehicle theft rates were: 2011 Ranking            

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LoJack’s Top 3 Auto Theft Recovery Stories of 2011

Below you will find our top 3 recovery stories of 2011. You can view the entire top 10 on our  “Top 10 Auto Theft Recoveries of 2011” post. #3 LoJack Helps Police Arrest Alleged Murder Suspect – A stolen Honda Civic equipped with LoJack led Connecticut police to the apprehension of an alleged murder suspect

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LoJack’s Best Motorcycle 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. Since entering the motorcycle market in 2005, the LoJack system has helped law enforcement recover over 2,500 LoJack-equipped stolen motorcycles.

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Top 10 Auto Theft Recoveries of 2011

From tracking down multiple carjackers and a kidnapper to recovering vehicles from inside garages and steel shipping containers, these stories demonstrate how LoJack continues to be the most effective system today for stolen vehicle recovery. Here are LoJack’s Best Recovery Stories from 2011: #10 Thief Defeats GPS Service, but LoJack Gets Escalade Back – Atlanta

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LoJack’s Best Sports Car 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 sports car

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