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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:
16572
Total Active Users:
19,475
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,710,532

Latest News

Posted Nov 18

BOLO News

BOLO News is a monthly newsletter for law enforcement subscribers of ScrapTheftAlert.com to share success stories and other information that may be pertinent in the ongoing fight against meta...

Posted Nov 17

Introducing StopMetalsTheft.org

Users of ScrapTheftAlert.com are encouraged to visit ISRI's new site, StopMetalsTheft.org.  This site provides law enforcement, prosecutors, and the recycling industry with on-line t...

Posted Mar 21

Welcome to our New Site!

We've upgraded with a new and improved ScrapTheftAlert.com.  With any new site we understand it can be challenging to navigate so we've created a "How To" document to help show you t...

Latest Theft Alerts

APR
28
IN2015042872350

Scrapped hot water heater and gutters

North Webster, IN
APR
27
NJ2015042772349

Iron Fence

Riverside, NJ
APR
27
MN2015042772347

Brass, Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Carbide, Bronze

Willmar, MN
APR
27
CA2015042772345

Copper wire

Long Beach, CA
APR
27
TX2015042772346

North Star NSV FT 70 Batteries

Mansfield, TX

Success Stories

FEB
19
Truck Batteries
FLORIDA
JAN
30
Copper Dies
INDIANA
DEC
18
DEC
12
NOV
25
Kohler Engine
CONNECTICUT