cargo theft

Cargo thefts reported at Miami airport

| February 13, 2012

Cargo worth an estimated $3 million has been stolen in the last month at the airport, FreightWatch said.

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Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2012

Three compete for Owner-Operator of the Year, cross-border program lawsuits advance, turnpike rates rise, Baltimore bridge tolls rising and many more industry news items are featured.

Cargo theft hits record

| January 20, 2012

FreightWatch said 974 cargo theft incidents were recorded last year, with an average value of $319,000 per theft incident.

Stolen cargo recovered in LA

Jill Dunn | November 07, 2011

Detectives discovered a warehouse containing stolen cargo of consumer goods in the San Fernando Valley.

Crime against truckers

| May 16, 2011

Crime on the road is always a serious topic, and it’s been getting a lot of discussion lately. Here's where to read more about it.

Thieves pose as carriers to pick up freight

| April 29, 2011

Fraudulent pickups of freight are increasing in California and other states.

The great tomato heist — Cargo thieves still operating in plain sight

| April 25, 2011

I missed this report from the New York Times a week and a half back, about a sophisticated cargo-theft ring operating a seemingly legitimate trucking company in Florida, with a twist. The freight targeted wasn't ...

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | April 03, 2011

A live necklace, a chance to win a flatbed, a heroic trucker, striking truck drivers in South Africa and record cargo theft are among the trucking issues featured.

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