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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:
16108
Total Active Users:
18,914
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,609,532

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

JAN
30
CA2015013071718

Copper wire

Barstow, CA
JAN
30
FL2015013071717

17 rolls copper wire

Fort Walton Beach, FL
JAN
30
NJ2015013071716

Hastelloy C-276 steel scraps

Morristown, NJ
JAN
30
OH2015013071715

Multi Conductor Cable

CLEVELAND, OH
JAN
30
FL2015013071714

Water Heaters and Lawn Mower

Ocala, FL

Success Stories

JAN
30
Copper Dies
INDIANA
DEC
18
DEC
12
NOV
25
Kohler Engine
CONNECTICUT
AUG
22
Copper Wire
NEVADA