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THEFT FROM MOVING VEHICLE: THE MOVIE

There was a time when even the most experienced and hardened supply chain security professionals questioned whether the criminal M.O. of ‘Theft from Moving Vehicle’ was a genuine reality; who in their right mind is going to risk their life by trying to steal from a truck while it speeds along a highway at 80km/h?

Now, PostNord and Swedish Police have provided the clearest evidence to-date – and it comes with a very happy ending…  

Two years ago, UK law enforcement officers asked for TAPA EMEA’s assistance to prove the phenomena was real to a judge presiding over a court case involving such thefts. Even the judiciary – which is undoubtedly presented with all sorts of outlandish criminal behaviours on an almost daily basis – needed to be convinced.

As TAPA members know, however, attacks on moving...

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INCIDENTS REPORTED TO TAPA’s INCIDENT INFORMATION SERVICE RISE 10.3% YEAR-ON-YEAR, PRODUCING A TOTAL LOSS OF OVER €4.6M – BUT MAJOR CRIMES ARE DOWN BY OVER 50%

Cargo crimes reported to TAPA’s Incident Information Service (IIS) database in October rose 10.3% in the Europe, Middle East and Africa...
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POSITIVE GROWTH FOR FSR AND TSR CERTIFICATIONS IN Q3 2017, GIVING CUSTOMERS A BIGGER CHOICE OF TAPA-COMPLIANT SUPPLIERS ACROSS EMEA

Latest figures for Q3 2017 show there are now TAPA-certified facilities and trucking operations in 61 countries across the Europe, Middle...
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IT’S TIME FOR MEMBERS TO GET BEHIND THE WHEEL OF TAPA’S NEW SECURE PARKING PROGRAMME AS LOSSES MOUNT

TAPA EMEA’s Secure Parking (TESP) programme is calling on the Association’s members to help spearhead its development and support the...
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RECORDED CARGO LOSSES IN SEPTEMBER FELL 1.7% YEAR-ON-YEAR BUT THE VALUE OF STOLEN PRODUCTS ROSE BY OVER €1M TO TOTAL €6,887,453

Data for cargo thefts reported to TAPA EMEA’s Incident Information Service (IIS) in September 2017 showed a 1.7% year-on-year reduction in...
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