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Tag : Dealership Crime

Mar
23
2017
Lawsuit: High-End Used Car Dealership Sold Fake Warranties

A lawsuit alleges that a New Jersey-based auto dealer who specializes in high-end used cars sold customers warranties that did not actually exist, and pocketed the thousands of dollars that consumers paid for them.

March 23, 2017
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Mar
22
2017
19-Year-Old Fires Gun At Police From Lamborghini Store, Speeds Away

Today’s story involves a very difficult situation that involved a lot of response from law enforcement. It all began at high-end dealership.

March 22, 2017
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Mar
21
2017
Sheriff Loaned Dealership $150,000 Using Funds From Inmate Food Account

Lawyers for Ana Franklin, a sheriff in Morgan County, Alabama, have admitted in a federal court filing that Franklin’s $150,000 investment in a used car dealership that went bankrupt came from the Morgan County Jail inmate food account.

March 21, 2017
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Mar
16
2017
Three People Charged In Alleged Scam Using Credit Applications Stolen From Dealership

Detectives with the Portland Police Bureau (PPB) have arrested a 29-year-old in connection with an identity theft investigation, seizing stolen items and drugs in the process.

March 16, 2017
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Mar
9
2017
Police Use Taser At Chevy Dealership

A security alarm alerted authorities that someone was on the dealership lot late at night.

March 9, 2017
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DrivingSales News Minute

Different challenges happen at dealerships all across the nation. Today, we highlight three stories that involve three different stores.

March 8, 2017
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9 Chicago Area Dealership Crimes in Recent Months

Two more crimes targeting dealerships have occurred in the Chicago metro area.

Feb. 28, 2017
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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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Report: Honda Dealership Managers Stole Customer Down Payments

Today’s story is that of a reported scam that involved franchise dealership managers stealing customers’ down payments for their own personal use.

Feb. 16, 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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