DA George Gascón Reaches Out To Car Manufacturers For Help In Stopping Catalytic Converter TheftsCatalytic converters, which are used to turn hazardous exhaust from an automobile into less harmful gases, are a big ticket item for thieves because they are made of highly valuable metals like platinum, rhodium, and palladium.
Carson Sheriff's Station, City Host Catalytic Converter Theft Prevention EventThe Carson Sheriff’s Station and the City of Carson are hosting a catalytic converter theft prevention event on Saturday, July 17.
LA City Vehicles Hit With Catalytic Converter TheftsCatalytic converter thefts are now hitting taxpayer’s wallets. Thieves are stealing them off City of Los Angeles vehicles.
Apparent Catalytic Converter Thief Crushed To Death By Collapsing Car In AnaheimAccording to Anaheim police, the body of a man was found underneath a Toyota Prius at an auto repair lot on Placentia Avenue at about 6 a.m.
Task Force Formed To Combat Increased Catalytic Converter TheftsCatalytic converter thefts are skyrocketing and for the first time, investigators are joining forces from the Los Angeles Police Department and L.A. County Sheriff's Department.
Police: 2 Men Killed In Crash Into Garden Grove Pool Were Convicts With Catalytic Converter, Loaded GunThe two men who were in a Dodge Ram truck that hit a car at Euclid Street and Orangewood Avenue early last Friday morning were identified as 24-year-old Joseph Mendoza of Paramount and 34-year-old Sal Fernandez of Reseda.
Valley Residents Warned Of Rash Of Catalytic Converter TheftsAccording to officials, suspects have been targeting Honda Accord models built between 1998 and 2004 and Acura TL vehicles.
West Valley Thieves Targeting Honda, Acura Catalytic ConvertersPolice say thieves in the West Valley have a new target – your car’s catalytic converter.