Ironically, cargo theft is often “driven” by where trucks are parked. Recent reports from CargoNet, a division of Verisk Analytics, and the Transported Asset Protection Association Europe, found a positive correlation between cargo theft from trucks and roadside parking.
In the third quarter of 2015, cargo thefts from vehicles parked along the side of a road in the United States and Canada increased 144 percent when compared to the same period a year prior. That increase is in spite of an overall decrease in cargo thefts between the third quarters of 2014 and 2015. … read more