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Repeat Trailer Thief Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison

Repeat Trailer Thief Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison

A man with a long history of stealing semi trailers was sentenced to seven years behind bars in a Georgia… Read more »


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Trucker Tied Up And Locked In Trailer During Armed Robbery

Trucker Tied Up And Locked In Trailer During Armed Robbery

Canadian authorities are seeking three suspects who tied up a truck driver and left him locked in a trailer for… Read more »


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$100K Worth Of Pork Stolen From TA Truck Stop

$100K Worth Of Pork Stolen From TA Truck Stop

A refrigerated trailer containing $105,000 worth of pork tenderloin was stolen from the TA truck stop in Woodstock, Ontario, during… Read more »


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"Cargo Pirates" Report Features Never Before Seen Footage Of Thieves In Action

“Cargo Pirates” Report Features Never Before Seen Footage Of Thieves In Action

An investigative report from NBC Los Angeles gives you a glimpse into the lucrative and increasingly violent world of the… Read more »


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Trucker Robbed By Five Men In Broad Light

Trucker Robbed By Five Men In Broad Daylight

Tennessee police are looking for a group of five men who ambushed and robbed a truck driver at a busy… Read more »


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Phony Trucker Steals Over $100K In Refrigerated Beef

New Jersey police are on the hunt for a man who posed as a truck driver in order to steal… Read more »


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Truck Full Of $42K In Monster Energy Drinks Stolen

Truck Full Of $42K In Monster Energy Drinks Stolen

Police are hunting for thieves who made off with a truck packed with $42,000 in Monster energy drinks in Corona,… Read more »


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KLLM To Use Power In Lock To Prevent Cargo Theft

KLLM To Fight Cargo Theft By Locking Trailers — From The Inside

KLLM Transport Services recently announced that they are implementing new technology that will allow them to lock trailers from the… Read more »


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Memorial Day Weekend Brings Increased Risk Of Cargo Theft

Memorial Day Weekend Brings Increased Risk Of Cargo Theft

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, CargoNet warns truckers to be on the alert for cargo theft. According to the report… Read more »


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Bull Semen Stolen

$50,000 Worth Of Bull Semen Stolen From Truck

Almost 3,500 units of bull semen were stolen from a truck in Turlock, California, on Sunday night. Three tanks and a… Read more »


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Thieves Steal $70,000 Worth Of Cheese

Thieves Steal Truck Full Of $70,000 In Cheese

Cargo thieves stole a truck hauling $70,000 worth of cheese in Germantown, Wisconsin, just after midnight today. The truck was stolen… Read more »


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Emergency Nut Theft Summit

Nut Truck Theft A Growing Concern In California

An uptick in almond, pistachio, and walnut theft has California nut growers and law enforcement so concerned that they have… Read more »


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Cargo Theft Thanksgiving Week

Beware Of Cargo Theft During Thanksgiving Week

Authorities are urging truck drivers to use extra caution during Thanksgiving week when cargo theft traditionally rises dramatically. From 2012… Read more »


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Truck And $65K Worth of Energy Drinks Stolen in Florida

Truck And $65K Worth of Energy Drinks Stolen in Florida

Authorities in Florida are asking for the public’s help in locating a stolen truck that was hauling $65,000 worth of stolen Monster energy drinks.


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Cargo Thieves

Feds Seek Trucking Company “Pirate” Who Buried Stolen Goods

Homeland Security is on the hunt for a Michigan-based trucking company owner who fled the country after admitting to being part of an interstate cargo theft ring that operated like a “band of pirates”.


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Florida Cargo Theft

Ex-Cop Turned Trucker And Pastor Busted For Massive Cargo Theft

A former police officer turned trucker and pastor was one of 6 men recently charged in an organized cargo theft scheme in Tampa.


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Cargo Theft

Increased Risk Of Cargo Theft This Holiday Weekend

With the holiday weekend upon us, FreightWatch International is warning drivers about the increased risk of cargo theft over the holiday.


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Cargo Theives Caught

12-Man Ring Of Truck Thieves Stole $1.5 Million Over 3 Years

New Jersey authorities indicted 12 men last week who they say stole $1.5 million worth of cargo over the past three years.


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Warning: Two Successful, One Attempted Pharmaceutical Thefts in Florida

Increased Risk Of Cargo Theft During Holiday Weekends

“During Memorial Day Weekends in the past, the FreightWatch International Supply Chain Intelligence Center (FWI SCIC) has recorded elevated theft levels up to 40% higher than non-holiday weekends.”


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A truck driver was convicted Wednesday for failing to report a crash on I-90 in Montana where an 81-year-old Alaska man was killed about a year ago.

FBI: Truck Driver Convicted of Stealing Cargo

An Ohio truck driver was convicted in a federal court for stealing cargo.


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Warning: Two Successful, One Attempted Pharmaceutical Thefts in Florida

FreightWatch International: Holiday Shipping Season ‘Most Dangerous’ for Cargo Theft

It’s the most dangerous time of the year…for cargo theft, says FreightWatch International.


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Court: Crete Carrier Had Legal Right To Force Trucker To Undergo Sleep Apnea Testing

Missouri Man Sentenced for Stealing $1 Million Worth of Trucks and Trailers

According to a press release from the United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, a Kansas City, Missouri truck driver has been sentenced for his role in a 14-year-long conspiracy to steal more than $1 million worth of trucks, trailers and cargo.


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Warning: Two Successful, One Attempted Pharmaceutical Thefts in Florida

FreightWatch International Warns of ‘Red Zone’ Cargo Theft

FreightWatch International is advising drivers to beware of the cargo theft risks in the ‘Red Zone.’


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Cargo Theft

FreightWatch International: Cargo Theft Down But Average Loss Up

In the third quarter of 2014, there were a total 194 reported cargo thefts and 14-Last Mile Courier thefts bring the total number of cargo theft to 208 incidents.


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Warning: Two Successful, One Attempted Pharmaceutical Thefts in Florida

Busiest Cargo Theft Season is Coming Soon

According to a press release from FreightWatch International, the busiest cargo theft season is upon us.


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A driver who was hauling $2 million worth of pharmaceutical drugs and narcotics found that his truck was missing, after it was parked and left running outside a Barstow County, Ga. truck stop early Tuesday morning.

Thieves Steal Truck Hauling $2 Million Worth Of Pharmaceutical Drugs

A driver who was hauling $2 million worth of pharmaceutical drugs and narcotics found that his truck was missing, after it was parked and left running outside a Barstow County, Ga. truck stop early Tuesday morning.


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Cargo Theft

Trucking Company Owner Pleads Guilty to Cargo Theft Scheme

A trucking company owner has pleaded guilty to his role in a cargo-theft ring.


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Cargo Theft

FreightWatch Warns of Increased Cargo Theft Risk For 4th Holiday

According to FrieghtWatch International, holiday weekends are notorious for an increase in cargo theft, because organized cargo theft rings know that holiday weekends mean that many loads will be left unattended for an extended length of time.


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Warning: Two Successful, One Attempted Pharmaceutical Thefts in Florida

FreightWatch Warns of Increased Risk of Cargo Theft on Holiday Weekend

According to FrieghtWatch International, holiday weekends are notorious for an increase in cargo theft, because organized cargo theft rings know that holiday weekends mean that many loads will be left unattended for an extended length of time.


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Warning: Two Successful, One Attempted Pharmaceutical Thefts in Florida

Warning: Two Successful, One Attempted Pharmaceutical Thefts in Florida

FreightWatch International today issued a warning stating that over the last two weeks, there have been two successful and one unsuccessful thefts from Last Mile Couriers (LMC), a carrier that transports pharmaceuticals, in the Miami-Dade County area.


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Moving Target

Thieves Steal $100K In Apple Products From Moving Truck

Do you think this would ever happen in the U.S.?


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Cargo Theft Traditionally Increases During Holiday Season

Cargo Theft Traditionally Increases During Holiday Season

Thieves are busier during the holidays, FreightWatch International says.


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Cargo Theft

FreightWatch Warning: Cargo Theft High During Holiday Weekends

According to FrieghtWatch International, holiday weekends are notorious for an increase in cargo theft.


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Cargo Theft Ring

Fraudulent Trucking ‘Companies’ Stealing Millions In Cargo

Authorities say millions of dollars in cargo have been lost due to the crime they’re calling “fictitious pickups.”


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Freight Theft Ring

Feds Bring Down Freight Scheme Ring

Feds bring down cargo theft ring.


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Nutella

Cargo Theft: Most Bizarre Stolen Loads

Truck and cargo theft is on the rise. According to the FBI, more than $30 billion in cargo is stolen each year.


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Canadian Carrier

Carrier Calls To Report Stolen Trailers, Gets Hung Up On

Cargo theft is serious, but apparently the authorities thought there was little that could be done.


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3 Men Face Federal Charges For Cargo Theft

The FBI arrested three men involved in a cargo theft ring.


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Cargo Theft

Freight Theft a Continuing Problem for Truckers

Freight theft is down slightly from the industry high of 2011. Shocking fact? Six states count for nearly 80 percent of all freight theft cases.


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Tennessee Cargo Theft Ring Busted

Cargo Theft Ring Brought Down, 6 Arrested

This cargo theft ring has been brought down. Find out how they were stealing millions.


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Cargo Theft Statistics 2011

2011 Featured Peak Levels of Cargo Theft

The crime of cargo theft is on the rise which is bad news for long haul truckers. They seem to be targeting lower value freight, however.


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Trucking and Transportation News

The Pre-Trip Inspection Nov 21 – 26

November 21 trucking and transportation industry issues; budget battles, highway and bridge safety plans, state elections, FMCSA rulings and more…


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