Getting Started

To report a theft you must be a registered user of the site

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:
15050
Total Active Users:
17,976
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,539,163

** Please Note: Recovered Property Amount will display as $0 when viewing by "State/Province" as this figure is not currently broken down at the state/province level.

Latest News

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...

Posted Mar 21

BOLO News

Welcome to this edition of BOLO News.  BOLO News is a monthly newsletter for law enforcement subscribers of ScrapTheftAlert.com to share success stories and ...

Latest Theft Alerts

AUG
22
MI2014082270043

Machined Aluminum Castings

Clinton, MI
AUG
22
NH2014082270041

Copper grounding materials

Dunbarton, NH
AUG
22
MI2014082270038

TELEPHONE CABLE

Three Rivers, MI
AUG
21
FL2014082170034

Aluminum scaffolding and I beams

Pace, FL
AUG
21
TX2014082170031

Live telephone cable, 1800 pair aerial

Crandall, TX

Success Stories

AUG
22
Copper Wire
NEVADA
AUG
1
Copper Wire
FLORIDA
JUL
28
Bronze
COLORADO