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Stolen Car

Man Steals Car, Gets Lost, Runs Out Of Gas: Cops

AP | Posted 06.29.2015 | Weird News

PLAINFIELD, Pa. (AP) — Police say a New York City man driving a stolen car took the wrong road and ended up lost and without gas in Pennsylvania. S...

Boy, 10, Runs Over Brother, 9, In Stolen Car: Cops

AP | Posted 03.03.2015 | Crime

ROSCOMMON, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was hospitalized after his 10-year-old brother apparently ran him over with a stolen car in...

This 'Car-Thieving' Koala Is The World's Cutest Criminal

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.25.2015 | Green

He can barely drive, but that didn't stop him from trying. This koala thought he could make a clean getaway with a Land Rover near Maude in Victori...

Wild Chase, Carjacking Caught On Camera

AP | Posted 02.10.2015 | Crime

MONTEBELLO, Calif. (AP) — A gunman driving a suspected stolen car led police on a wild chase on roads and freeways east of Los Angeles, smashing int...

OMG: Single Mom's Texts Persuade Car Thief To Return Her Van

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.18.2014 | Good News

The pen is mightier than the sword, and the text message is evidently mightier than the car thief. And that's a fact Megan Bratten is grateful for. ...

This Car Was Missing For 40 Years

AP | Posted 02.22.2014 | Crime

DETROIT (AP) — Police in Tennessee cannot find the man whose Volkswagen Beetle was recently discovered in Detroit, 40 years after it was stolen. Th...

Google Maps To The Rescue

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.11.2013 | Technology

When Jason Torchinsky's beloved VW Beetle was stolen, he was lucky enough to get some help from the Internet. Thousands of cars are stolen every year ...

WATCH: Purse Snatcher Breaks Through Glass Window To Escape

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.01.2013 | Crime

Police in Perth, Australia, are looking for a man who stole a purse from a 50-year-old at a local shopping center along with an accomplice. One sus...

There Is Nothing More to Say About This Story Except Just to Tell It

Tanya M. Acker | Posted 02.07.2013 | Los Angeles
Tanya M. Acker

I was in the middle of dinner with a friend recently when he realized he'd left his wallet in the car and went to the valet to retrieve it. He returne...

Worst Date Ever?

AP | Posted 02.15.2012 | Miami

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. — Deputies in Florida say a man is accused of stealing a woman's car while they were on a date at a Tampa area movie theater...

Bizarre Crime Spree: Man Stole Porsche, Candy Canes

Posted 12.15.2011 | Crime

It would have been one sweet ride. Police in Florida arrested a 19-year-old man on Sunday after identifying a missing yellow Porsche as well as two...

Upstate Woman Drove Stolen Car To Court: Police

AP | Posted 01.17.2012 | New York

COLONIE, N.Y. — Authorities in upstate New York say a 33-year-old woman drove a stolen car to court and parked in the police parking lot. Colon...

Ben Muessig

WATCH: 'Bentley Bandit' Busted, According To Cops

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Muessig | Posted 09.17.2011 | Weird News

He drove it like he stole it. Then he crashed it and got arrested. After months of brazen luxury car thefts in more than half a dozen states, law e...

Stolen Car Found In Chicago With 1-Year-Old In Back Seat

Posted 08.23.2011 | Chicago

A 1-year-old boy was found safe in the back seat of his mother's car Thursday, after carjackers held the woman up at gunpoint and drove off with her c...

Muscle Car Stolen From NJ In 1975 Recovered In Calif.

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

TRENTON, N.J. -- A classic muscle car stolen from New Jersey's largest city nearly 36 years ago has been recovered on the other side of the country. ...

Car Thieves Caught Because They Can't Drive Stick

Colorado Springs Gazette | JAKOB RODGERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A couple of teenagers learned just how difficult it can be to operate a stick-shift transmission Saturday morning....

Woman's Stolen Car Found Completely "Pimped Out"

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) -- A Brooklyn schoolteacher whose car was stolen three years ago has gotten it back -- totally souped-up and unrecognizabl...

Emergency Fire Vehicle Stolen At Boulder Party

Boulder Daily Camera | Vanessa Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Boulder police are looking for a stolen fire vehicle with emergency lights belonging to the Lefthand Fire Protection District that was taken Monday ni...