Nowadays people - mostly mechanics, plumbers, and repairers - are suffering because of stolen tools from their vans. Thieves are easily breaking into the vans by bending the side or back doors and stealing the power tools which cost thousands of dollars, is called, Peel and steal. Surprisingly most of the time polices are unable to take an action on the case because of lack of evidence. Most of the insurance companies do not cover this loss by using the excuse that it is impossible to list all the tools or just give the customer only half of it because the stolen tools are in used condition.

Peel and Steal Crime Wave is Spreading

Nowadays people - mostly mechanics, plumbers, and repairers - are suffering because of stolen tools from their vans. Thieves are easily breaking into the vans by bending the side or back doors and stealing the power tools which cost thousands of dollars, is called, Peel and steal. Surprisingly most of the time polices are unable to take an action on the case because of lack of evidence. Most of the insurance companies do not cover this loss by using the excuse that it is impossible to list all the tools or just give the customer only half of it because the stolen tools are in used condition.

What if you have an outdoor security camera system over the parking area? Will it avoid the crime? Probably not but it will help the police to identify the thieves and get your stuff back as fast as possible while insurance is covering the damage on your van.

To sum up, before it is too late, secure your properties and goods with camera systems and all other possible ways.

Apr 19th 2020 Seth Adams

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