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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:
24092
Total Active Users:
34,435
Recovered Property Amount:
$3,469,899

Latest News

Posted Oct 29

MULTIPLE CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFT CONSOLIDATION

Multiple catalytic converter thefts occurring on the same date from the same location can be reported on one alert. In the Materials section of the report indicate the total number stolen and the tota...

Posted Apr 20

Catalytic Converter Theft Alerts

The purpose of ScrapTheftAlert.com is to broadcast timely alerts on thefts of catalytic converters, or other materials, to notify recyclers and other users to be on the lookout for stolen material. Al...

Posted Mar 23

Catalytic Converter Press Release

This Catalytic Converter Press Release is the result of a joint ef...

Posted Feb 14

Catalytic Converters

As catalytic converter theft continues to surge, it is imperative that scrap recyclers have as much information as possible to identify stolen catalytic converters. Simply reporting one or two were st...

Posted Dec 9

Receive Alerts

New registrants to ScrapTheftAlert.com are encouraged to take full advantage of the system by electing to receive alerts; whether by zip code(s) or state(s). When registering, simply check the block t...

Latest Theft Alerts

JUL
19
WA2024071982489

Sculpture "Emissary Raven" by Tony Angell

Shoreline, WA
JUL
18
GA2024071882486

Copper Cathode

Doraville, GA
JUL
18
MI2024071882485

Railroad track materials

Westland, MI
JUL
17
CA2024071782484

Bronze Statue

Paramount, CA
JUL
16
WA2024071282477

60x30X18 180LB Bronze Statue " Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes

Seattle, WA

Success Stories

FEB
11
Bronze Sculpture
WASHINGTON
JUL
8
JUL
8
APR
29