Cargo theft is a $5 Billion problem in Canada according to a 2010 study by the Canadian Trucking Alliance.
“Criminals are drawn to cargo crime because it is low risk, high reward and there is a lack of attention paid to this issue. However, it’s anything but a victimless crime,”
-Jennifer Fox, CTA Vice President of Trade and Security
Crime Stoppers has announced that cargo theft and other related crimes will be Crime Stoppers focus for this year with a new prevention video and posters put up throughout the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).