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Tag : Dealership 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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Another Dealership Crime In The Chicago Area

It was just yesterday that we reported on another dealership crime in the Chicagoland area. Just a number of hours after we posted our previous story, another dealership break-in occurred.

Feb. 22, 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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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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Report: Man Arrested For Dealership Break-in

A man was reportedly arrested in Ventura California on Sunday morning, after authorities say he tried to steal keys out of cars on a dealership lot. Ventura police say they got a call from an alarm company that services Paradise Chevrolet, reporting a suspect had broken into the property and was cutting open boxes. Officers […]

Jan. 30, 2017
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Car Thefts Continue In Chicago

We’ve been hearing more and more about vehicles, and particularly luxury vehicles, being stolen right off of dealership property. Well, today’s story continues that trend, as according to the Naperville sun, three men drove away in two freshly washed luxury cars in Naperville, Illinois.

Jan. 30, 2017
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Dealer Facing $280,000 Fine For Sexual Harassment Allegations

Today’s story involves the accusation that the former owner of a dealership is responsible for multiple instances of sexual harassment towards female dealership staff over a timeline spanning multiple decades.

Jan. 27, 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: 2 Arrested Over Temporary License Plate Sales

Today’s story is that of used vehicle dealership employees who were arrested for issuing temporary license plates.

Jan. 19, 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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