Cargo Theft is Counted

Keane, Angela Greiling
March 2006
Traffic World;3/20/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 12, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports on the Patriot Act signed by the U.S. President George W. Bush that establishes a new cargo theft category for federal crime forecasting called Uniform Crime Reporting Program. This Act would place cargo theft in an exclusive list of serious crimes tracked by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It also mentioned the increasing cargo theft cases as reported by several shippers and law enforcement officials.


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