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SF Police Chief Releases Statement In Support of Officers’ Decision to Not Arrest Alleged Catalytic Converter Thief

After catching an enormous amount of flak for releasing an alleged catalytic converter villain — and, apparently, giving him directions on how to get back home — SF Police Chief William Scott released a statement just before the weekend, supporting the decision of the officers who didn’t ‘t arrest the man. Catalytic converter thefts in …

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Winnipeg mayoral candidate’s campaign rolls to a stop after catalytic converters pinched from RV

A Winnipeg mayoral candidate is talking about crime this week — but not as the basis of any new policies or promises. Rana Bokhari filed a police report on Monday after catalytic converters were removed from the motorhome she uses as a mobile campaign office. The vehicle was parked outside Bokhari’s residence in Peguis, a …

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These are the cars most commonly targeted by catalytic converter thieves

These are the cars most commonly targeted by catalytic converter thieves As a catalytic converter thefts continue to spike across the country, experts shared the most commonly targeted vehicle. Meanwhile, police offer tips for ways to keep your vehicle safe from criminals. PHILADELPHIA – As criminals continue to target catalytic converters in cities and suburbs …

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Two catalytic converters stolen, SUV damaged at Eureka auto repair shop | Police Fire

Eureka Police are investigating the theft of two catalytic converters from vehicles left for repairs at Dobbs Tire and Auto shop, 1299 W. Fifth St. In addition to the thefts of the catalytic converters, which happened on different days, an SUV was damaged and items were stolen from it during one of the incidents, police …

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Denver wants to slow catalytic converter thefts by tracking a lot more information about who’s selling catalytic converters

The goal is to give authorities a way to monitor trends and suspects. Most drivers are worried about the items in their car being stolen, or maybe their license plate or tires but converters are one of the easiest parts to steal from a vehicle. And the fastest. A thief with a battery operated Sawzall …

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Woodland Police Department holds Catalytic Converter Etch & Catch event – ​​Daily Democrat

The Woodland Police Department held its Catalytic Converter Etch & Catch event at Hoblit Dodge, located at 333 Main St., in an attempt to deter criminals from preying on innocent Woodlanders’ vehicles. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau, there were 1,298 catalytic converter thefts for which a claim was filed in 2018. That number …

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