Truck News


  • Cargo thefts on decline

    February 5, 2018 10:17AM by Truck News

    OTTAWA, Ont. – Cargo thefts were on the decline last year, with CargoNet recording 741 thefts in the U.S. and Canada in 2017 – down from 836 in 2016. And the cargo theft prevention and recovery network is crediting successful

  • News Security

    Distinctive dump truck reported stolen

    January 30, 2018 9:18AM by Truck News

    COBOURG, Ont. – A distinct, easily identifiable paint job didn’t stop a thief or thieves from making off with a dump truck, stolen from Blake Construction in Cobourg, Ont. Cobourg Police report that on Jan. 25 at a bout 7

  • 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

  • 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

  • News Security

    Some simple – and some badass – ways to prevent cargo theft

    January 14, 2016 8:27AM by James Menzies

    TORONTO, Ont. — Cargo crime continues to be a growing problem in Canada, with annual losses widely reported to be in excess of $5 billion. It could be even higher than that, notes Ron Hartman, director of security solutions with

  • Cargo Crime Pt 1

    September 30, 2014 1:57PM by Truck News

    Ron Cameron describes what happened when somebody tried to steal a Liberty Linehaul Inc. trailer and load from the company’s yard.