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Millennium Car Theft

A “Millennium” style burglary refers to theft of motor vehicles (often high value) where a burglary is committed first in order to steal car keys and subsequently the car itself - there was a spate of these burglaries at the turn of the millennium hence the name.

A good example is the Disklock device,
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Keyless Car Theft

Many modern cars equipped with ‘keyless’ systems may be prone to keyless car theft where thieves use electronic equipment to detect and capture the key code for a car, then in a matter of seconds activate the code and drive away a car. Watch this video sequence for more information:

Car Theft Video

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