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Stolen Subaru Returned With Gas Money And Written Apology
Stolen Subaru Returned With Gas Money And Written Apology

27 Oct 2016, 09:48 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A woman from Portland published a post on her Facebook wall announcing her car was stolen. It was returned the next day with a written apology and gas money

 
The Bike Lock That Fights Back With Stench Just Got Funding On Indiegogo
The Bike Lock That Fights Back With Stench Just Got Funding On Indiegogo

23 Oct 2016, 09:36 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The makers of what seems to be the first ever bike lock that fights back any attempted theft have reached their funding goal on Indiegogo. It's called SkunkLock

 
Gone In 60 Seconds Meets Reservoir Dogs In Russia, Four BMWs Get Stolen
Gone In 60 Seconds Meets Reservoir Dogs In Russia, Four BMWs Get Stolen

12 Sep 2016, 16:16 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A BMW dealership in St. Petersburg, Russia, has lost four cars in less than two minutes, and it is all on video. The loss exceeds $300,000

 
Thief Saves Dog's Life After Breaking Into A Truck Parked In The Sun
Thief Saves Dog's Life After Breaking Into A Truck Parked In The Sun

30 Jul 2016, 10:36 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / An Irish Pub in Chicago published a video of a theft on their Facebook page. The thieves managed to save the life of a dog while stealing a laptop from a car

 
Stolen BMW i3 Is Praised by Its Thief Who Doesn't Know He's Being Recorded
Stolen BMW i3 Is Praised by Its Thief Who Doesn't Know He's Being Recorded

18 May 2016, 14:14 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A London man steals a BMW i3 EV and sets off to hide it in his den. Little does he know the car has a dashcam and records his talk with his mate

 
Good Guy Rider Chases Thief in Busy Traffic, Recovers Stolen Purse
Good Guy Rider Chases Thief in Busy Traffic, Recovers Stolen Purse

4 May 2016, 16:48 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Even though motorcyclists aren't always taken for the decent guys most of them are, this guy has done a great service to the riding community

 
Veteran Confronts Theft Suspect, Receives New Kawasaki After Getting His Mauled
Veteran Confronts Theft Suspect, Receives New Kawasaki After Getting His Mauled

28 Mar 2016, 09:49 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / A veteran who confronted a hit&run and theft suspect had his bike destroyed after the thief ran a stolen truck over it, but Kawasaki gave him a new one

 
Motodock Is a Cool Parking and Anti-Theft Device
Motodock Is a Cool Parking and Anti-Theft Device

24 Mar 2016, 12:54 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Motodock is a cool solution to make sure your bike remains where you park it, and remains yours. Easy to install and use, this is a great anti-theft solution

 
Motorcycle Theft in London Up a Staggering 44% in 2014
Motorcycle Theft in London Up a Staggering 44% in 2014

14 Mar 2016, 11:56 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / The figures the London Metropolitan Police just revealed indicate that the theft of motorcycles in 2014 grew a staggering 44 percent from 2012

 
How to Prevent Your Car From Being Broken Into in Five Easy Steps
How to Prevent Your Car From Being Broken Into in Five Easy Steps

11 Mar 2016, 17:38 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Car thefts happen and are almost unpreventable. Thieves can steal your car altogether, or just the stuff you have inside. Here's an easy guide to lower the risk

 
A Job Application Is Quickly Followed by Grand Theft Auto of the Real Kind
A Job Application Is Quickly Followed by Grand Theft Auto of the Real Kind

8 Feb 2016, 16:26 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / That moment when you leave from a job application and realize you have to walk back home unless you climb into a random car that happens to be there

 
That's How You Stop a Thief Running Away with a Motorcycle
That's How You Stop a Thief Running Away with a Motorcycle

20 Jun 2015, 07:03 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / The video below shows a rider chasing down a guy who reportedly stole a motorcycle. As the alleged thief refuses to stop, a kick takes him out.

 
Thief Breaks into Couple’s Car, Leaves $1 Million Behind
Thief Breaks into Couple’s Car, Leaves $1 Million Behind

8 Jun 2015, 15:04 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / When one poor soul broke into a couple's car in Seattle the other day he chose a pair of old sunglasses instead of something a bit more valuable

 
Crazy Carjacker Rams People in Horrific Attempt to Get Away
Crazy Carjacker Rams People in Horrific Attempt to Get Away

26 Sep 2014, 14:06 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / A Miami hotel surveillance video recently made public shows a suspected carjacker slowly stealing a vehicle before lurching backward and forward several times while hitting cars and ramming people. ...

 
One Truly Cool and Feasible Bike Garage Idea
One Truly Cool and Feasible Bike Garage Idea

17 Sep 2014, 13:33 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Storing your bike overnight or for more time can sometimes be a problem, especially if you happen to own one of the models which are favored by thieves. Since most riders don’t have a garage, ...

 
Suzuki UK Extends Datatag Program to Second Hand Motorcycles
Suzuki UK Extends Datatag Program to Second Hand Motorcycles

28 Jul 2014, 13:23 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Suzuki’s UK division has decided to extend the Datatag MASTER security scheme for used models, visordown reports. So far the Datatag program was limited to new motorcycles sold by Suzuki, BMW,...

 
MASTER Anti-Theft Program in the UK Is Really Working
MASTER Anti-Theft Program in the UK Is Really Working

16 Jul 2014, 15:08 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / With 26,000 motorcycles stolen in the UK each year, it’s easy to understand that bike owners and insurers are having nightmare when it comes to paying for stolen goods, and the Police is defin...

 
Help Police Catch a Suspect Who Robbed an Injured, Bleeding Biker
Help Police Catch a Suspect Who Robbed an Injured, Bleeding Biker

9 Jul 2014, 12:24 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / From time to time, disturbing news such as this one happens to make it to the front page and remind us that the world is not always the best place to be. Long story short, the British Police has sur...

 
Stitch the Biker Dog Reunited with His Stolen BMW
Stitch the Biker Dog Reunited with His Stolen BMW

31 May 2014, 07:33 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / You probably know Stitch the Russian biker dog sensation which went viral on the internet a couple of years ago. Well, Stitch has recently been left without his biggest passion, as “his" ...

 
Vietnamese Thief on Scooter Arrested over Dash Camera Evidence
Vietnamese Thief on Scooter Arrested over Dash Camera Evidence

6 May 2014, 12:33 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / I told you dashboard cameras were cool, and today I have one more piece of news to back this claim. Good news comes from Vietnam this time, from one of its largest cities, Ho Chi Minh. Apparently...