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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:
17940
Total Active Users:
20,800
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,998,060

Latest News

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

JUN
24
NM2016062474185

12 volt deep cycle batteries

Navajo Dam, NM
JUN
24
MI2016062474184

Mausoleum doors

Detroit, MI
JUN
24
NJ2016062474183

Cell site batteries - Sprint

Riverdale, NJ
JUN
24
MS2016062474182

Cell site batteries

Indianola, MS
JUN
23
WA2016062374181

Plumbing Copper Brass, shower door aluminum

Greenbank, WA

Success Stories

MAY
26
FEB
18
SEP
8
Bronze Statue
CALIFORNIA