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March 2018


28 March 2018

Theft of keyless Ford Fiestas soar as crooks use electronic devices from eBay to break in.

Britain's best-selling car – the Ford Fiesta – is being targeted by thieves who can override the keyless entry system using a £260 device available on eBay. Cleveland Police said that it's had 90 reports of keyless vehicle theft since December – with half of them being Fiestas. It said each car was stolen using technology…

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21 March 2018

Car thefts go down, but fewer stolen vehicles are recovered

There was a 14% drop in the number of cars stolen in the Netherlands last year, but the recovery rate also continues to decline, the national statistics office CBS said on Wednesday. In total, 8,670 cars were stolen last year, a drop of 40% on 2010. The CBS puts the decline down to improved car security and alarms on new models.

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