CanTrack’s Asset tracks stolen GAP Group Manitou to Essex

By |August 31st, 2017|Theft Recovery|

CanTrack’s operations room staff and their team of investigators had to deal with a spate of thefts in the days running up to August bank holiday weekend. All thefts were recovered in under 24 hours and the police now have valuable information, as a direct result of the finds, to help them track down the [...]

Stolen Terex tracked-down in 8 hours

By |August 24th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

At 07.30 a 1-ton Terex site-dumper, belonging to a leading hire company, was reported as stolen from a building site in Barnsley. The machine was fitted with a compact, self-contained CanTrack Asset that was due to report its location at 10:38. Its last location showed as being in the Dunscroft area of Doncaster, some 20 [...]

CanTrack’s investigator quick out of the blocks to recover stolen MB Sprinter van in under 24 hours.

By |August 23rd, 2017|Theft Recovery|

CanTrack’s operations room was notified, by an engineering company, of the theft of a Mercedes Sprinter van from Welwyn Garden City. The Sprinter was fitted with a compact, tough, self-contained Asset unit which was set up report its location each morning. Following the theft, the unit reported its location as near Clayhall Park, Barkingside, Ilford [...]

Same-day recovery of stolen GAP Cat mini

By |August 17th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

This recovery started with notification that a Caterpillar mini-excavator, belonging to GAP Group, had been stolen from the hirer’s site. The mini was fitted with a tough, compact, self-contained CanTrack Asset which showed the machine’s location in a field to the rear of an unregistered address near, Finchampstead, Wokingham. CanTrack’s operations room despatched an experienced [...]

NFU Rural Crime Report

By |August 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

No claim to copyright which rests with the NFU! Every year rural crime costs millions of pounds and causes untold anxiety across the UK, which is why NFU Mutual analyses its claims data annually to assess the state of crime in the countryside. Identifying trends in rural thefts from our claims data, and what cost [...]

Same-day recovery of stolen BOMAG from steel container!

By |August 7th, 2017|Theft Recovery|

This quick recovery by CanTrack’s Senior Investigator has several familiar notes to it. The stolen machine, a Bomag 120 roller, is a common sight on jobs and readily saleable. It’s just small enough to go in the back of a large panel van and easily moved. The story started with notification of the theft from [...]