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LoJack® System Helps Los Angeles Police Recover Stolen Ford

The owners of a 2014 Ford Focus contacted the Los Angeles Police Department-Mission Division to report that their vehicle was stolen. LAPD verified the theft and entered the vehicle information into the state and federal crime computers, which automatically activated the LoJack® System concealed in the Ford. 10 minutes later, patrol officers from LAPD-Topanga Division

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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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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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San Diego Police Use LoJack® to Recover Stolen Jeep Wrangler on its Way to Mexico

This criminal had dreams of crossing the Mexican border and riding off into the sunset with his new stolen Jeep Wrangler; however LoJack and police had other ideas. The story begins when the startled owner of a 2005 Jeep Wrangler contacted the Los Angeles Police to report that his vehicle was stolen right from his

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Valentine’s Day Stolen Vehicle Recovery Stories that Illustrate Love Gone Wrong

Upon reviewing our recoveries, we often come across those involving relationships that have gone so wrong they end with stories about stolen (and thanks to LoJack, recovered) vehicles.  With Valentine’s Day being today, here are a few theft stories that turned out “lovely” for the victims and not so great for their former significant others.

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Motorcycle Chop Shop Uncovered Thanks to LoJack & Los Angeles Sheriff’s Office

On July 26th, 2012 the concerned owner of a 2007 Yamaha YZF-R6 motorcycle contacted the LAPD North Hollywood Division to report that his prized Yamaha had been stolen. LAPD verified the theft and entered the vehicle information into the state and federal crime computers, which automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed in the vehicle. Within

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(Video Update) LoJack Helps LAPD Recover Classic 1956 Chevy and Leads Police To Other Stolen Vehicles

We recently told you about a recovery story in which LoJack helped police recover a beautiful 1956 Chevy Bel Air. We caught up with the happy owner of the classic Chevy to hear his thoughts:  

LoJack Helps LAPD Recover Classic 1956 Chevy and Leads Police To Other Stolen Vehicles

On June 23, 2012, the owner of a 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air Custom Convertible contacted the Pasadena Police Department to report that his vehicle had been stolen from a warehouse where he had just stored it the night before. Pasadena officers verified the theft and entered the vehicle’s information into the state and federal crime

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Recovery of Stolen Ford Explorer Leads to Arrest of Seven on Outstanding Drug Warrants

The owners of a 1999 Ford Explorer discovered their vehicle had been stolen and immediately contacted the Los Angeles Police Department’s Newton Division. The responding officer completed a stolen vehicle report had the Ford’s information entered into the California and federal crime computer systems. This police action automatically and seamlessly activated the LoJack transponder concealed

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1971 Chevrolet Chevelle Classic Tracked and Recovered by LAPD South West Division

The owner of a 1971 Chevrolet Chevelle Classic dropped his car off at a custom repair shop in Los Angeles for repairs, where it was left over night in the parking lot of the shop, when it was stolen. The victim was notified on April 20, 2011 that the car had been stolen and reported

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