Catalytic Converter Theft – Alabama

Recent news stories about catalytic converter theft in Alabama

Catalytic converter theft can happen anywhere, however, here are just a few examples of catalytic converter theft in Alabama’s major cities:


East Alabama sees increase in catalytic converter thefts – WTVM News
Alabama catalytic converter thefts soar to record numbers – WHNT News
Couple arrested by Auburn Police after hundreds of dollars worth of stolen catalytic converters are found in their vehicle – WRBL News
Auburn Police are searching for catalytic converter thieves – WRBL News



Decatur man arrested for theft of catalytic converters – WAFF 48 News
Decatur Police arrest catalytic converter suspect – WCIA News
Man charged after attempted catalytic converter theft – WHNT News
Man caught on video stealing catalytic converters from vehicles on Decatur City Schools property – WAAY 31 ABC


Catalytic converter theft rising – WDHN News
Dothan police will charge duo with stealing catalytic converters – WTVY News



Catalytic converter thieves hit Huntsville American Legion Post – WAFF 48 News
Crime of the Week: Catalytic Converter Criminals – WAFF 48 News


Madison Co. Sheriff searching for catalytic converter thieves – WAFF 48 News
Catalytic converters stolen from Madison County business – WHNT News


Mobile police arrest business owner accused of taking in stolen catalytic converters – FOX 10 TV
Mobile Police Chief explains unusual rise in catalytic converter thefts in 2022 – WKRG News
Alabama authorities deal with rise in catalytic converter thefts – 1819 News
Mobile sees big spike in catalytic converter thefts – Spot On Alabama
MPD complete catalytic converter investigation – NBC 15 News
MCSO: Arrest made in catalytic converter theft; another suspect at large – KRDO News
MPD recovers 138 catalytic converters from businesses, makes 6 arrests – WKRG News
Mobile police caution people to be on guard for catalytic converter thefts – WKRG News
Catalytic converter thefts leave Boys & Girls Clubs of South Alabama in need of help – MYNBC News


Arrest after 14 catalytic converters stolen on state property – WSFA 12 News
Catalytic converter thefts continue around Montgomery – WSFA 12 News
Catalytic converter thefts in Montgomery County have quadrupled in two years – Bethesda Magazine
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office makes series of catalytic converter theft arrests – The Courier News


Tuscaloosa police make two additional arrests in area catalytic converter thefts – Tuscaloosa Thread
Investigators seize more than 150 catalytic converters from Tuscaloosa home; 58-year-old charged – Advanced Local News
Five arrested after $400,000 worth of catalytic converters stolen from Mercedes-Benz plant – ABC 3340 News
Authorities investigating spike in catalytic converter thefts in Tuscaloosa – CBS 42 News
The terrifying reason why cars in Tuscaloosa Alabama are not safe in the dark – ALT 101.7 News
Police uncover scheme to steal, sell catalytic converters from Mercedes plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama – Tuscaloosa Thread

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