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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:
14775
Total Active Users:
17,830
Recovered Property Amount:
$1,538,763

** 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

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Latest Theft Alerts

JUL
22
WV2014072269342

Telecommunications cable (copper)

Milton, WV
JUL
21
FL2014072169341

stainless steel, steel

Orlando, FL
JUL
21
TN2014072169331

Telecommunications Cable

Clarksville, TN
JUL
21
MI2014072169330

numerous spools of copper wire, mainly twisted and some braided

Lawrence, MI
JUL
21
WI2014072169328

4 semi battery cores, 2 aluminum semi rims size11R22.5, 24 brake shoe cores, 3 large truck radiators

Appleton, WI

Success Stories

APR
28
Copper/Brass
WASHINGTON
MAR
21