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Thefts of and from autos account for the highest losses among property crimes that target individuals (except for arson). But according to the research presented in this new book, recent initiatives in the U.S., Europe and Australia have provided effective new models and lessons about how best to prevent car theft. Car theft is a big city thing. We have very little of that here in N. Wis. but I still take my keys with, coming FROM a big city. And then there’s the “pick the whole darn classic up on a rolloff with fake name on door”,,easier yet, a minute tops. My next car, hopefully, is going to be a Pinto wagon. I could probably leave the keys in Author: Daniel Strohl. Car theft is big business. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates the value of vehicles stolen in Car theft has seen annual reductions in 14 of the past 20 years, according to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report. So what’s happening? For years, anti .
Felony Theft Penalties: Manner of Theft. If the manner of theft includes a violent element such as ripping a purse from the hands of a woman, it will be a felony. States such as Missouri and Alaska state explicitly that physically taking property from a person is a felony. Theft Sentencing: Additional Factors. The best, most practical way to avoid auto theft: Store your keys in a Faraday cage, which is an enclosure that blocks all electromagnetic fields. Invented by scientist Michael Faraday in Author: Courtney Linder.