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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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From the “You Can’t Make This One Up” File…

Well, this is certainly a unique recovery involving the LoJack® System. It goes without saying that stealing cars is a bad idea. However, driving a stolen car back to a dealership and then trying to cover up the theft by screwing on a dealer paper plate? That’s a legendarily bad idea. Here are all the details:

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Los Angeles Police Department Recovers Stolen 2013 Toyota Tacoma Assisted by the LoJack® System

When the Toyota Tacoma owner in this case had the LoJack® system installed at the time of purchase, he probably didn’t anticipate his truck being stolen just eight months later, but he was smart enough to be prepared, and local law enforcement was able to track it down that same day. On June 8th, 2013,

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California Police Recover Stolen 2011 Honda Accord Assisted by the LoJack® System

Keeping a spare key inside the vehicle it belongs to is not a great idea, as the Los Angeles, CA resident in this case discovered. A crook had smashed the window of the victim’s 2011 Honda Accord, looking for anything of value, found the key and ended up stealing the car. What this thief didn’t

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(VIDEO) The LoJack® System Helps Police Recover Classic 1966 Ford Mustang Convertible

LoJack® for Classics is a stolen vehicle recovery system especially designed for classic cars and specialty vehicles offering the protection of the LoJack system in a self-powered unit that does not interfere with the way your machine looks or operates. This Los Angeles based owner of a 1966 Ford Mustang convertible was certainly glad his

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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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The LoJack® System Helps Police Track and Recover Stolen Mercedes and Bentley Taken in a Home Invasion

On April 28th, 2013, a stunned couple called police to report that they were  victims of a home invasion. Suspects broke into their home and confronted the terrified owners with a semi-automatic hand gun. They demanded the keys to the victims Mercedes-Benz, Bentley and Ferrari. The suspects drove off in the Mercedes and Bentley, but

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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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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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