Why Do I Need a Car Alarm?
Car theft is an $8 billion a year business in the United States
Car Theft Statistics
There were an estimated 956,846 thefts of motor vehicles nationwide in 2008.
There were 314.7 motor vehicle thefts per 100,000 inhabitants nationwide.
Nationwide, more than $6.4 billion was lost to motor vehicle thefts in 2008. The average dollar loss per stolen vehicle was $6,751.
More than 72 percent of all motor vehicles reported stolen in 2008 were automobiles.