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  • Despite drop in thefts, CargoNet advises to be vigilant during US Thanksgiving

    November 18, 2016 5:00PM by Truck West

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Truck and cargo theft during the American Thanksgiving weekend has been on the decline, according to CargoNet. The analytics business examined theft trends during the holiday week from 2012-15 and found that there were 107 cargo

  • Cargo theft a concern during July 4 weekend

    June 29, 2016 2:35PM by Truck News

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. – CargoNet has analyzed cargo theft data in Canada and the US from 2012 to 2015 and found that between July 2-9, nonalcoholic beverages, major appliances and copper were some of the more popular targeted items. The

  • Protect your cargo this Memorial Day Weekend, CargoNet warns

    May 24, 2016 7:35AM by Truck News

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. — With Memorial Day weekend looming in the US, CargoNet is reminding drivers and carriers to be vigilant to prevent cargo theft. CargoNet indicates over the past four years, there were 98 cargo thefts reported between the

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    Thieves active during Holiday season

    December 21, 2015 4:18PM by Truck News

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Information collected by CargoNet found that there were 112 incidents of stolen freight reported in Canada and the U.S. between Dec. 23 and Jan. 2 from the years 2012 to 2015. The data comes out just

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    Cargo thefts down, but value of stolen loads up

    March 11, 2015 3:13PM by Truck News

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. — CargoNet has reported cargo theft incidents dropped from 1,098 in 2013 to 844 in 2014, however the average load value continues to increase. Last year the average stolen load was worth $181,681, up from $143,957 in

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    $18 million in cargo was stolen in the fall

    January 12, 2015 10:39AM by Truck News

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Cargo thieves were busy in the fall, stealing more than US$18 million in cargo in the US between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, 2014. CargoNet, a division of Verisk Crime Analytics, reported 181 total cargo theft