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LAPD Officers Use LoJack to Recover Stolen Scion XB, Stolen Motorcyles — 1 Arrested for Chop Shop

On January 7, 2013, the owners of a 2011 Scion XB contacted the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department-San Dimas Station to report that their vehicle was stolen. LASD deputies verified the theft and entered the vehicle information into the state and federal crime computers, which automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed in the Scion. Minutes

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LoJack Aids Canadian & U.S. Law Enforcement Agencies in International Crime Ring Bust, Recovering $3.2 Million in Assets

LoJack announced today its participation with the international crime ring investigation Project Windows. The operation included collaborative efforts between Canadian Law Enforcement, United States Homeland Security and Canadian Border Services, who each played a key role in tracking the group of highly-skilled criminals responsible for stealing more than $5.4 million in vehicles as part of

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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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LoJack Corporation Helps California Police Recover 13 Cars and Break Up Large Auto Theft Ring

On January 18, 2013, the owners of California Car Company contacted the Brea Police Department to report a 2004 BMW Z-3 had been stolen along with 12 other exotic cars from the lot of their dealership. Thieves broke into the car lot office, located the keys and were able to, for the time being, get

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LoJack Canada Helps Police Uncover Large Chop Shop Network in Montreal

LoJack Canada has assisted in an investigation done by the Sûreté du Québec which has dismantled  a chop shop network in Monteregie and Montreal. The investigation has led to: • Nearly 30 stolen vehicles valued at $ 1.5 million • 11 Arrests • Seizure of drugs, cash and communications equipment Some vehicles were found in

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LoJack Corporation Announces Its Top 10 Auto Theft Recoveries of 2012

LoJack Corporation today announced its top 10 auto theft recoveries of 2012.  From recovering stolen vehicles concealed in shipping containers bound for exportation overseas, to apprehending criminals who terrorized an elderly man, these stories demonstrate how the LoJack® Stolen Vehicle Recovery System continues to be highly effective for stolen vehicle recovery after helping recover more

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LoJack Helps Bronx District Attorney’s Office Recover Five Stolen Motorcycles

In cooperation with law enforcement, LoJack Corporation recovered over 10,000 cars and trucks last year. As you’re about to read, recoveries don’t always happen one at a time. After receiving an alert from their LoJack Early Warning System, the owner of a 2011 Suzuki GSX-R1000 contacted NYPD’s 45th precinct, to report their motorcycle as stolen.

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LoJack Corporation Helps Durham Police Uncover Chop Shop; 24 Stolen Vehicles Recovered

For Immediate Release: September 27, 2012 Chop Shop Operation                                                               Durham police officers located a large chop shop operation in a warehouse at 706 Ellis Road earlier this week. One person – Samer Fakhri Othman, 35, of Green Hollows Lane in Durham – was arrested today and charged in connection with the case. Officers discovered

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LoJack Stolen Vehicle Recovery System Equipped Cadillac Escalade Leads LAPD to Chop Shop

Many times when law enforcement gets a LoJack “hit” in their cruisers, there’s the possibility that a single stolen vehicle recovery will lead to many more recoveries. On Tuesday, September 25, 2012, the owner of a 2003 Cadillac Escalade called the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department to report that their vehicle was stolen.  The Los Angeles

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