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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:
18361
Total Active Users:
21,179
Recovered Property Amount:
$2,144,776

Latest News

Posted Aug 2

ScrapTheftAlert.com Change of Vendor

Users of ScrapTheftAlert.com (STA): Be advised the system has been transitioned to a new host vendor. Salient CRGT has assumed operation of the system. With the exception of the new logo in the lower ...

Posted Sep 8

Law Enforcement Video

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industry (ISRI) has launched a video, Fighting Metals Theft: Perspectives from Law Enforcem...

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...

Latest Theft Alerts

FEB
24
MS2017022474883

Galvanized Grate

Jackson, MS
FEB
24
AZ2017022474881

Aluminum Prime

Phoenix, AZ
FEB
22
MN2017022274874

Theft of Aluminum Ground Heater

Saint Paul, MN
FEB
21
FL2017022174873

150 feet of 2 gauge 6 strand copper wire

Jacksonville, FL
FEB
21
VA2017022174872

Batteries

Gordonsville, VA

Success Stories