According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau statistics, California with its large population, car crazy culture, and proximity to the Mexican border leads the country in car thefts. In fact, 7 of the top 10 car theft hotspots are located in California.

Fresno, California
Fresno, California
More cars are stolen in Fresno, California than anywhere else in the country. For nearly a decade, Fresno has been one of the top 10 cities for car thieves. The city averages over 7,000 cars stolen each year.
Modesto, California
Modesto, California
Modesto, California is another city which is always in the top 10 for stolen cars. Modesto is the city that inspired the movie American Graffiti, but a recent article on the NASDAC website warned people not to park their cars in Modesto.
Bakersfield, California
Bakersfield, California
If you live in Bakersfield, California and own a car, go outside quickly and make sure it's still there. The most recent car theft statistics show Bakersfield as a place you're likely to have your car stolen.
Spokane, Washington
Spokane, Washington
Spokane, Washington is a beautiful city. It's also a hot spot for car theft. Some say that's because of people leaving their cars running to warm up. Others blame it on meth addicts.
Yakima, Washington
Yakima, Washington
Car theft is a problem in Yakima, Washington. In 2008 more cars were stolen in Yakima than anywhere else in the US. This year the city once gain finds itself in the top 10.
San Francisco, California
San Francisco, California
People living in San Francisco, California tend to be open minded. Apparently they leave their cars open as well. Keep those cars protected!
Stockton, California
Stockton, California
Stockton, California is known for the arts, culture, fine wine, family, farms, fresh produce, sports, great shopping, and apparently car thieves. This is an unfortunate mar on the reputation of such a beautiful city.
Anderson, South Carolina
Anderson, South Carolina
South Carolina is in the heart of Dixie and is known for southern charm and hospitality. Anderson, South Carolina is giving the state a new reputation however with it's high rate of car thefts.
Vallejo, California
Vallejo, California
When many people think of Vallejo, California, they picture Napa Valley wine tours, Tiffany stained glass, rare books, and art. Car thieves can be added to this list as well. Vallejo made the list of the 10 cities where the most car thefts take place.
Visalia, California
Visalia, California
If you live in or visit Visalia, California, invest in a good lock and an alarm system for your car. Thousands of cars are stolen there each year. In fact, only nine cities had more cars stolen last year than Visalia, California.
China Is Quickly Building A 1000 Bed Hospital To Treat Coronavirus Victims China Is Quickly Building A 1000 Bed Hospital To Treat Coronavirus Victims pop culture
Cookie Settings