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Tag : Crime

Feb
25
2017
Allegation: Dealership Suddenly Closed, Customer Cars Gone

The dealership suddenly closed and cleared out inventory, allegedly taking customer vehicles with them.

Feb. 25, 2017
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Fiat Dealership Gorilla Disappears Overnight

Fiat of Corpus Christi, Texas recently reported a five-figure theft off of their lot, however this crime didn’t involve a vehicle, the store lost an ape.

Feb. 24, 2017
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Feb
17
2017
Report: Thief Steals Dealership Safe

The thief reportedly walked though another lot prior to the theft.

Feb. 17, 2017
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More Vehicle Thefts From Dealership In Chicago Area

We reported just yesterday on Chicago vehicle thefts, and unfortunately we have another theft to report today. Five cars were stolen last night from a dealership in west suburban Villa Park.

Feb. 14, 2017
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Feb
11
2017
Chicago Area: Luxury Dealership Car Thefts

What security measures to you implement to prevent vehicle and vehicle key thefts from your store?

Feb. 11, 2017
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Wives of Dealer Principals To Open ‘Carmazon’ Dealership

Today’s story is that of a dealership which was closed down amidst allegations of misconduct. However, another dealership has been opened at the same location, run this time by the wives of the previous owners.

Feb. 10, 2017
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Jan
26
2017
Thieves Steal $75,000 Hellcat in 90 Seconds

We’ve reported previously about thefts occurring at retail automotive stores across the USA. For today’s story, thieves managed to get in and out of a dealership with a $75,000 vehicle, in 90 seconds. According to a CBS Detroit report, on January 24 at around 1:00 a.m., thieves struck Bill Snethkamp Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in […]

Jan. 26, 2017
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Porsche Store Theft Occurs 30 Minutes After Closing

Today’s story involves a theft from a Porsche dealership that involved windows being smashed, multiple vehicles getting stolen and the theft occurred just minutes after the dealership closed.

Jan. 20, 2017
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Report: Dealership Employee Traded Loaner Car Use For Heroin

Today’s story is that of an employee at a franchise dealership who has been charged with using dealership property as a trade for heroin.

Jan. 13, 2017
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2016 Review: Cursing, Salesman Beaten and Fake Dealership Manager

One of our top stories of 2016 involved a car salesman turning the tables on kidnappers.

Dec. 30, 2016
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Alleged Drunk Driver Smashes Into Vehicles At Ford Dealership

Today’s story is that of a suspected drunk driver who lost control of his vehicle and caused damage to vehicles at a Ford dealership. According to a report by NBC Bay area, On December 29 a driver, suspected to have been drunk slammed his vehicle into trucks and SUVs parked on the dealership lot at […]

Dec. 30, 2016
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Dec
28
2016
Report: 40 Vehicles Stolen From Infiniti/Nissan Store

A report out of California details a theft from a dealership of at least 40 vehicles. The thefts included cars stolen not off of a dealership lot, but from a Costco parking lot.

Dec. 28, 2016
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