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LoJack Helps Recover Stolen Bobcat Skid Steer and Seizure of 1000lbs of Marijuana, Guns and Meth

On June 5th, the owner of a 2010 Melroe Bobcat Skid Steer contacted the Orange Police Department to report that their skid steer had been stolen. A theft report was completed and the skid steer’s information was entered into the federal and state crime computers. This routine police action automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed

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The LoJack® System Helps Gardena, California Police Recover Stolen Cadillac Escalade in SEVEN MINUTES!

It may have been St. Patrick’s Day, but the ‘Luck of the Irish’ was not working for this Compton, California resident when his vehicle was stolen, and the thief turned out to be someone he knows quite well. On March 17th, 2013, the owner of a Cadillac Escalade contacted the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department, Compton

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Found in Five Minutes – LoJack® System Helps Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Locate Stolen Lexus RX300

Rapid recovery is one of the key benefits of having a LoJack® device in your vehicle, but in some cases, the retrieval happens so fast, it’s amazing! In the case below, the stolen car was found in just FIVE MINUTES! On March 7, 2013, Santa Monica Police received a report that a Lexus RX300 was

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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 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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Couple Carjacked by Car Thief; K-9 & LoJack Help Police Track Down Thief & Nissan Maxima

The following story is one that makes us all particularly proud to work at LoJack. On August 3rd, a Southern California couple was faced with an armed man who wanted to steal their 2008 Nissan Maxima.  At that point, they had to make a potentially life or death decision: do they resist this armed criminal

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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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Stolen Maserati Gran Turismo Recovered by Police 3,000 Miles Away

On February 24, 2012, an automotive dealership in Alexandria, Virginia discovered that one of their customers paid for a 2008 Maserati Gran Turismo with a fraudulent check and identification.  Unfortunately, the dealership didn’t realize the fraudulent activity until after the vehicle was transported to California at the request of the “customer.”  They reported this incident

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LoJack’s Best SUV Recovery Stories of All Time

LoJack® continues to be No. 1 in theft recovery. 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, so in a series of ongoing posts, we will be sharing our best stories of all

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