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Los Angeles, California Sheriff’s Department Recovers Stolen Toyota Tundra in One Hour, 13 Minutes, with Help from the LoJack® System

VIN switching is a method some vehicle thieves use to avoid getting caught. The VIN (vehicle identification number) is a combination of letters and numbers unique to the single car, truck, van or motorcycle it is assigned to. Some clever crooks will remove the VIN from a vehicle they stole and sometimes replace it with

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The LoJack® System Helps DeKalb County, Georgia Police Recover Stolen Ford F-150 Rental in Three Hours, Five Minutes

This case involves a 2012 Ford F-250 rental truck that was stolen from a large national home improvement chain’s Atlanta, GA store. Because this company chose to protect its fleet with the LoJack® system, local police assisted by LoJack were able to recover the vehicle in just over three hours after activation. On February 18th,

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Atlanta, Georgia Police and Georgia State Patrol Recover Stolen Ford Escape with Help from the LoJack® System

The owner of a Ford Escape in Atlanta, GA made the mistake of leaving a spare set of keys inside the car. When a thief broke into the vehicle looking to steal its contents, he or she found those keys and took the Escape instead. What this crook didn’t know is that this vehicle was

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The LoJack® System Helps Atlanta, Georgia Police Recover Ingersoll Rand Air Compressor Stolen from Construction Site

The workers at a construction site in Atlanta, GA were shocked when they arrived at the location to find that an Ingersoll Rand air compressor had been stolen. The owner of the machine, who was well aware of the thriving black market for construction equipment, wisely chose to protect this asset with the LoJack® system.

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Carjacked 2012 Honda Accord Recovered by East Point, Georgia Police in One Hour, Two Minutes, with Help from the LoJack® System

The owner of a 2012 Honda Accord in Georgia was stopped at a traffic light after shopping on a recent Tuesday evening, when four males approached, forced her out of the car and drove it away. Luckily, this victim had the LoJack® system installed when purchasing her vehicle. With LoJack’s assistance, local police recovered the

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The LoJack® System Helps Loudoun County, Virginia Sheriff’s Department Recover Stolen GMC Envoy

One of the most important facts about the LoJack® system is that activation in one state means activation in ALL states with LoJack coverage. If your car, truck, van or motorcycle is stolen, the LoJack transponder installed in it will contact police in ANY LoJack covered state the vehicle is in, whether it’s a neighboring

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Los Angeles, California Sheriff’s Department Recovers Stolen Honda Civic in 38 Minutes with Help From the LoJack® System

When the Bell Gardens, CA residents in this case discovered their Honda Civic missing one Sunday afternoon, they knew to call the local police to have their vehicle’s LoJack® system activated. Their car had already been stolen and recovered with LoJack once before, and this second activation was also successful. The Civic was located by

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The LoJack® System Helps New York Police Department Recover Stolen Honda Accord

The Queens, NY resident in this case exited a store after shopping one Wednesday afternoon and discovered her Honda Accord had been stolen from the parking lot. The LoJack® system she had installed when purchasing her car proved to be one smart buy. With LoJack’s help, local law enforcement recovered her vehicle quickly and safely.

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Stolen GMC Yukon Recovered by Phoenix, Arizona Police in One Hour, 11 Minutes with Help from the LoJack® System

The owner of a GMC Yukon in Phoenix, AZ, discovered her SUV missing from her home on a recent Tuesday afternoon. Thanks to the LoJack® system installed when the vehicle was purchased, police were able to recover it in just 71 minutes after activation, and catch the thief, who turned out to be someone she

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The LoJack® System Helps Phoenix, Arizona Police Recover Stolen Mazda RX8 in 27 Minutes

The owner of a Mazda RX8 was shocked to discover his car stolen from his work parking lot. He was also prepared for this possibility because he had the LoJack® system installed when he purchased his car. With the assistance of LoJack, his local police were able to recover the RX8 in less than a

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