Bait Cars Among Ploys in Lower Arizona Auto Theft

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http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/0609autothefts.html Arizona, the nation's top state for auto theft, may be reversing the trend, says the Arizona Republic. Several cities, including Phoenix and Mesa, are reporting the first significant declines in years during 2003's first three months. "I think we are right on the verge of bumping Arizona out of the distinction of being Number 1," said Mikel Longman, Arizona Auto Theft Authority executive director. Since the early 1990s, auto thefts per capita in Arizona have skyrocketed. The state . . .

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