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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:
14166
Total Active Users:
17,400
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,362,670

** Please Note: Recovered Property Amount will display as $0 when viewing by "State/Province" as this figure is not currently broken down at the state/province level.

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Latest Theft Alerts

APR
18
MI2014041867803

CSX Switch Box Covers

Burton, MI
APR
18
OH2014041867802

Approximately 10 2-foot sections of 25 pair, 22 gauge twisted pair telephone cable. All cable has a telephone handset symbol printed on it.

New Philadelphia, OH
APR
18
CO2014041867800

Battery for 1998 Waldon Sweepmaster 250 Taken

Colorado Springs, CO
APR
18
MD2014041867799

2- 500 lb Brass Valves

Baltimore, MD
APR
17
TN2014041767795

Copper Telecommunications Cable

Nashville, TN

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