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Halloween is Coming: Be Sure to Lock Your Cars

Robert Harrow | Posted 10.28.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

Halloween is approaching, and it's open season for car thieves. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), car thefts happen at an above...

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...

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. ...

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...

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...

Ben Muessig

WATCH: 'Bentley Bandit' Busted, According To Cops | 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...

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...