Copper Theft

Copper Thieves Target 23 Berkley Homes Listed For SaleThe break-ins have been happening since August at homes advertised for sale.
Reward Doubles In Rosa Parks Apartment Copper Theft CaseOfficials say the civil rights pioneer's former Alabama home was stripped for copper scrap.
Copper Theft A Possible Factor In Metro Detroit Freeway FloodingScrap metal thieves are adding to the delays in getting water cleared from flooded roads.
Suspected Copper Thieves Arrested In Oakland CountySheriff deputies caught the Auburn Hills couple after they saw the man run into a building along Maybee Road.
Michigan House OKs Metal Theft Bill After DealDetroit Mayor Mike Duggan said the vote was "great news" for his city and other communities struggling with illegal scrappers.
Metal Theft Bill Hung Up Despite Leaders' PushThe legislation would tighten rules in what can be a lucrative scrap metal market, giving police and prosecutors more tools to bolster cases against thieves.
Association President On Illegal Scrapping: "We Need Payment Control"There is growing pressure on Lansing lawmakers to pass a measure that would crack down on illegal scrapping.
Copper Thieves Hit Detroit Church, Leave Water Gushing, Destroy Interior [VIDEO]As Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan appeals to Lansing lawmakers for tougher rules to crack down on illegal scrappers, one Detroit church has become the latest victim of copper theft.
After Millions Spent On Repairs, I-94 Is Dark Again Thanks To Copper ThievesCopper thieves are at it again in metro Detroit.
House Panel OKs Bills To Curb Sale Of Stolen ScrapA Michigan House committee has approved legislation to monitor the sale of scrap metal and other frequently stolen materials.
Detroit Man Caught Stealing Copper From Light PolesAn alleged copper thief is behind bars after he was caught in the act.
Copper Thieves Target Shuttered Highland Park Water PlantAn empty police cruiser used as a decoy and security cameras monitored by the police department failed to help protect Highland Park's shuttered water plant from ruthless copper thieves.