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Stop Material Theft

The scrap recycling industry is working to be a part of the solution to material theft. ScrapTheftAlert.com is a tool for law enforcement that allows you to alert the scrap industry of significant thefts of materials in the United States and Canada. Upon validation and review, alerts you post are broadcast by email to all subscribed users within a 100 mile radius of where the incident occurred.

Theft Alert Stats


  Year:  Nationwide State/Province

Alert Summary

Total Alerts:
18102
Total Active Users:
20,937
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,998,560

Latest News

Posted Aug 2

ScrapTheftAlert.com Change of Vendor

Users of ScrapTheftAlert.com (STA): Be advised the system has been transitioned to a new host vendor. Salient CRGT has assumed operation of the system. With the exception of the new logo in the lower ...

Posted Sep 8

Law Enforcement Video

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industry (ISRI) has launched a video, Fighting Metals Theft: Perspectives from Law Enforcem...

Posted Nov 18

BOLO News

BOLO News is a monthly newsletter for law enforcement subscribers of ScrapTheftAlert.com to share success stories and other information that may be pertinent in the ongoing fight against meta...

Posted Nov 17

Introducing StopMetalsTheft.org

Users of ScrapTheftAlert.com are encouraged to visit ISRI's new site, StopMetalsTheft.org.  This site provides law enforcement, prosecutors, and the recycling industry with on-line t...

Latest Theft Alerts

SEP
24
FL2016092474443

3 Exide Truck Batteries

Tampa, FL
SEP
23
MD2016092374442

Aluminum Wire

Jessup, MD
SEP
23
DC2016092374440

Statuary bronze sword from Jeanne d'Arc Memorial

Washington, DC
SEP
23
FL2016092374439

Chevy Impala

Tampa, FL
SEP
22
IL2016092274438

Copper theft

Girard, IL

Success Stories

MAY
26
FEB
18
SEP
8
Bronze Statue
CALIFORNIA