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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:
16962
Total Active Users:
19,905
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,713,610

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

JUL
31
NC2015073172875

AC Unit coils

Pittsboro, NC
JUL
31
NM2015072872852

Copper Wiring

Albuquerque, NM
JUL
30
CA2015073072873

#6 Copper Wire

Stockton, CA
JUL
30
WI2015073072872

4 buss bars stolen from cell site #96823

Mondovi, WI
JUL
30
MI2015073072871

Substation batteries

Detroit, MI

Success Stories

MAY
11
FEB
19
Truck Batteries
FLORIDA
JAN
30
Copper Dies
INDIANA
DEC
18
DEC
12