Terrifyingly Comprehensive Car Thieves Forge Docs, Then Take Firebird

Ever since the Great Beetle Recovery, we’ve been getting requests to run stories to help find stolen cars, and we try to, as much as we can. But this one about a lovely, stolen 1968 Firebird is different. Not just because of the striking car involved, but because of how the car wasn’t just physically stolen — it was … »7/22/15 10:00pm7/22/15 10:00pm

Some Moron Stole Tillamook's Three Shortened Cheese-Themed VW Buses

If you're up on the goings-on in the cheese world, chances are you've heard of Tillamook Dairy's tiny fleet of three promotional VW buses, all shortened, looking like a trio of drivable cheese cubes. Incredibly, someone stole them, along with their carrier truck, and Tillamook is offering $10,000 to find them. »7/15/14 10:00am7/15/14 10:00am

How To Steal A Mazda3 With Only Your Wits And Some Tin Cans

Let's say you're MacGyver, you've turned to a life of crime and need to steal a car. All you have is a shoelace, some tin cans and a nail. Of course you punch a hole in each can, string them together and hook them to the bumper of a car then lie in wait to pounce when the driver gets out to see what's making all that… »11/24/08 12:00pm11/24/08 12:00pm

Bear Steels Car, Bear Driving Car, How Can That Be?

New Jersey police are claiming that a black bear is the prime suspect in a car theft in Vernon Township. Apparently, the bear was attracted to the sweets inside the car and accidentally released the emergency brake. The vehicle was found down the road, full of bear hair and broken glass. This thing should be expected… »11/14/07 2:00pm11/14/07 2:00pm