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44Tesla Model S now the least-stolen car in the US

Last year there was an eight-way tie for "least-stolen."

73Stolen Plymouth Barracuda found after 13 years, alleged thief to keep it? [w/video]

"Why wouldn't the cops get our car? It's very mind boggling." – Jackie White.

28California teens rent McLaren MP4-12C using stolen credit card [UPDATE]

As teenagers, we all entertain the idea of replacing our high school beater with a real car. Alas, for many of us, we are left waiting a few years until we have the disposable income to replace the rusty Pontiac Sunfire we learned to drive on with something more impressive. Maybe a hot hatchback or perhaps a gently used, entry level luxury sedan. A pair of 19 year olds in Santa Rosa, CA, though, just couldn't wait to pick up their very own "cool" car, so they did what any idiotic teenager would

296Only Four Tesla Model S Cars Ever Stolen

Technology and lack of profit keep car thieves away

Tesla owners are some of the most satisfied car owners in America, and now they have even more reason to love their Model S.

72Mom Accidentally Steals Honda In Brooklyn

Some 1993 Accords had interchangeable keys

The owner of a 1993 Honda Accord that was accidentally stolen by a young Brooklyn woman's mother has the car back in her possession, after amusing posters popped up all over town.

16Stolen '57 Chevy returned after 30 years with complimentary restoration

Stories like this are too rare. Skip Wilson, 65, took delivery of his fully restored, 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air last Monday. That's not the cool part - he hadn't seen the car in over 30 years.

71Woman Steals Reporter's Car On Camera

Car stolen while investigating property fraud

A reporter in Florida investigating a rental property scam lost some property of his own when a woman took off with his news vehicle.

231Stolen Car Returned To Owners Full Of Evidence

Police leave personal documents, weapons, and drugs found in stolen SUV

A Washington couple were surprised to find their stolen SUV returned filled with stolen merchandise and personal papers.

4Stolen Motorcycle Returned To Owner 46 Years Later

Customs agents caught the bike on its way to Japan

A Nebraska man couldn't believe his luck when police told him his motorcycle –- 46 years after it had been stolen.

4Car Thief Smashes Several Cars While Fleeing Accident

Teen who stole SUV hit four cars during botched escape

A Chicago man used a stolen SUV to play full-sized bumper cars this week, and a concerned citizen caught it all on camera.

7Google Earth helps sheriff's department find stolen car [w/video]

A stolen-vehicle case opened back in March was recently solved with the help of a property owner using Google Earth, a virtual globe and mapping service similar to Google Maps, ABC News reports. The man, who remains anonymous, found the stolen GMC Yukon while he was surveying his property in George County, Mississippi, using the map service and, judging by the top-down satellite image, thought he found a "shooting house" on his hunting grounds.

336Woman Steals Police Car

Crime spree ends after suspect crashes into three cars

A woman in Fayetteville, N.C., slipped from the grasp of a police officer and stole his cruiser on Labor Day. Police responded to calls of a suspicious person with a weapon.

133Thieves Steal A Classic Ford Model A

The 83-year-old car was stolen from a self storage unit

Ralph Wright received his 1930 Ford Model A as a Father's Day present from his son 15 years ago. It was stolen along with trailer it was stored in from a self-storage facility.

18First production Volvo P1800 stolen

Want further proof that car thieves are the scum of the Earth? Some crooks in Sweden made off with a prized Volvo - the very first production P1800. The P1800, a two-door coupe, is a classic that's been growing in popularity over the years, thanks in no small part to its gorgeous sheetmetal.

22Man Dives Into Stolen Car After Thief Stops At Crosswalk For Owner

Former football player caught returning to the scene of the crime

A Colorado woman had just finished reporting her car stolen when it literally crossed her path.

166Sex Toys Stolen In Rash Of Car Break Ins

$500 worth of bachelorette party favors taken from trunk

A thief who broke into at least five cars in a suburban Oregon neighborhood made off with an unusual cache of items, over $500 worth of sex toys, novelties and clothing.

23Car thief caught in McDonald's drive-thru after placing order with owner

If you're going to drive a stolen car in a town of roughly 77,000 people – about the same size as Scranton, Pennsylvania or Ogden, Utah – you want to be very careful about where you drive that stolen car to eat. That's the lesson Katherine York of Kennewick, Washington learned when she was arrested for being in possession of a stolen Toyota 4Runner that also happened to have a bunch of stolen clothes from JC Penney and Sears in it.

53Not News: Car stolen in Detroit. News: 1930 Model A in Henry Ford Museum's lot

A man visiting the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn from California was introduced to the city's less pleasant side recently. The Detroit News reports thieves made off with his 2001 Ford F-250 pickup truck. That would be bad enough by itself, but the truck was hooked to an enclosed trailer, which housed his classic 1930 Ford Model A at the time. As of right now, there are no leads in the investigation, and there is a $2,000 reward for information leading to vehicles' recovery. Police say the truck

50Report: Thieves swipe $140K BMW 7 Series in Detroit during auto show *UPDATE

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14PSA: New Year's Day still worst for car thefts

Christmas day is not just for giving, it's also for not stealing. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau, December 25th is the day many thieves take a break from stealing cars. Very kind of them, no? But here's the bad news: those thieves are just postponing their nefarious ways for a week. That's right, New Year's Day is the worst holiday for car thefts.

10Police using Twitter to track down stolen cars

Police in Seattle have turned to social media in an effort to help recover stolen vehicles. By sending out a Tweet that describes the liberated vehicle, authorities are hoping someone in the network of followers will spot it and report the vehicle's location. The Twitter account being used by the SPD goes by the handle @GetYourCarBack and sends out a message listing the year, make, model and license plate of the stolen vehicle.

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