The trucks were about 90% full, with contents ranging from toys and refrigerators to washing machines and furniture
BREAKING NEWS OUT OF MEXICO: "60 stolen trucks, tonnes of cargo recovered in Puebla"
Breaking News out of Wisconsin, "Ringleaders Sentenced In Massive Interstate Cargo Theft Case"
$104,000 Meat Heist Leads to Monster Cargo Theft Trafficking Ring in New Jersey; 11 Men Arrested, More Than $1 Million in Stolen Goods Seized
Nearly a dozen men have been arrested in a cargo theft trafficking ring that used stolen tractor-trailers to move more than $1 million in goods meant for retailers across the country to a New Jersey warehouse, where they were held until they could be sold domestically or overseas, officials said Wednesday. READ ARTICLE
SensiGuard reports cargo thefts were down 15 percent in 2017 from 2016, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t still a high risk of theft in the country. READ ARTICLE
By Assignment Desk, Fox 5 NewsCONNECT
Springfield, Mo. -- (1/26/2018) Five Texas men have been indicted by a federal grand jury for stealing 650 firearms from United Parcel Service trailers in Springfield en route to Bass Pro Shops.
Billy Hobbs Sep 13, 2017
An investigation into a major theft ring involving big trucks, trailers and assorted construction equipment valued in the hundreds of thousands of dollars has been solved with the recovery of items and the arrests of three men.
The case, spearheaded by the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office, is likely to lead to additional arrests, according to Sheriff Bill Massee. Read article
By WMCActionNews5.com Staff
By Jerry Askin
OLIVE BRANCH, MS (WMC) -Sixty-seven guns were stolen outside a sporting goods store in Olive Branch.
The guns were in a trailer parked at Academy Sports on Goodman Road. The trailer's driver arrived at around 10 p.m. He was set to deliver the contents of the trailer to the store at 6 a.m. the next day. READ ARTICLE
By James Jaillet
The Transportation Security Administration has issued an internal report warning of the potential for terrorists to use trucks as weapons to conduct attacks. TSA also released a list of countermeasures, mostly involving awareness of surroundings and reporting suspicious activity, that truck owners and operators should heed to help prevent such attacks from occurring. READ ARTICLE - CCJ
By Keith Goble, Land Line state legislative editor | Friday, February 17, 2017
Efforts in Mississippi and New Mexico, which are intended to deter the theft of truck, rail or container cargo through stiff punishment, have cleared hurdles. Read Article