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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:
16519
Total Active Users:
19,393
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,699,732

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
17
CA2015041772268

Stainless steel pipe

Fremont, CA
APR
17
NJ2015041772261

100' 7 strand bare copper

Hammonton, NJ
APR
17
NY2015041772258

Copper bonds

Ossining, NY
APR
17
NM2015041772257

Batteries

Albuquerque, NM
APR
17
MA2015041772256

Stainless Steel materials

South Carver, MA

Success Stories

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