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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:
16380
Total Active Users:
19,279
Recovered Property Amount:
$801,701,732

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

MAR
29
NY2015032972090

1,500' Copper core Coaxial antenna cables

Brooklyn, NY
MAR
27
MD2015032772088

Aluminum Greenhouse

Perry Hall, MD
MAR
27
ND2015032772087

Copper Wire

Grand Forks, ND
MAR
27
NH2015032772086

Amusement Ride Fence

Tilton, NH
MAR
26
OH2015032672081

Cell Tower Batteries

Cincinnati, OH

Success Stories

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