Canadian Cargo Thieves Target Meat and Trailers

January 11, 2019 Don

Canadian Cargo Thieves Target Meat & Trailers reported "Meat, trailers among the goods cargo thieves increasingly targeting" in November 2018 stating "Canadian cargo thieves are mostly stealing grocery and household items, but meat products are also becoming a primary target, according to a new report from Northbridge Insurance."


It was explained in the article that "Mixed load cargo such as grocery and household items topped the list of the most commonly stolen loads in 2018, the report found, but well-funded criminal networks have begun to hone in on meat products. One such load was valued at $200,000. Northbridge says these heists require a coordinated effort and investment in specialized equipment to prevent spoilage."


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