In the UK, car theft rates have been rising for eight years as criminals deploy new high-tech strategies. Cars with keyless technology are particularly vulnerable. Alanna Petroff visited CanTrack HQ in Milton Keynes where Peter Thompson demonstrates how criminals can... Read more
CanTrack Investigators received a call regarding an overnight theft of a Mercedes Sprinter van. Soon after the van was moved, the wired-in GPS tracker stopped sending out a signal, indicating thieves had found and removed it. Fortunately for this customer,... Read more
In the past few weeks, we’ve seen a worrying increase in plant theft in and around the Doncaster area. Thieves are actively targeting small machines such as tippers, rollers and excavators. If you or your business have any plant in this area, please be extra... Read more
We were notified of a Bomag 120 Twin Drum Roller theft early in the morning as the customer arrived on-site in Buckinghamshire. As with all theft reports, our in-house Investigations Unit remotely located the roller to a residential road in Middlesex where we... Read more
Keyless entry systems allow car owners to open and start their cars without handling their key. To put it simply, as you approach your car (and/or pull the car handle), the car sends a “who is it?” message out – the key responds with an... Read more
A few months after a compressor theft in London, we received notification of the stolen item. We remotely tracked the stolen item to Ireland where we immediately dispatched our new Ireland Investigations Unit to secure and recover the compressor. Using mobile tower... Read more
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