Topic Tags crime

Number of cargo theft incidents falls while load value jumps, FreightWatch reports

| December 20, 2013

The number of cargo thefts recorded in the rolling quarter between September and November was 222 — an 8 percent jump from the prior quarter (June-August), but a small decrease from the prior rolling three ...

National Association of Independent Truckers founder indicted for tax evasion

| December 18, 2013

A federal grand jury has indicted a high-profile entrepreneur and former trucking insurance leader for more than $7 million in tax evasion.

Vampire-obsessed trucker accused of kidnapping female relative for 6 months

| December 03, 2013

Cargo theft value per load rises while number of thefts declines

| November 26, 2013

The number of cargo thefts in the U.S. from August to October fell 9 percent from the previous rolling quarter to 212, but the average value lost per load was $256,586, according to FreightWatch International.

N.Y. indicts 11 DMV employees for CDL testing fraud

| November 15, 2013

Eleven employees of New York’s Department of Motor Vehicles have received indictments for participation in a fraudulent CDL testing scheme.

Cargo theft frequency up in 3Q, value per load down

| October 23, 2013

Loads of food, electronics and appliances remain hot. Theft of trailer and theft from trailer remain the most common form of thefts.

Protecting yourself from cargo theft

| October 23, 2013

700,000 prophylactics and other examples of ‘good humor’ in cargo theft

| October 17, 2013

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