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IAATI LatAm Branch - GM Entrenamiento Interno

Nos dias 15, 16 e 17 de dezembro, um treinamento online é realizado de forma privada com a GM e a IAATI LatAm Branch. O Sr. Juan Martres-Servicio de Emergencia Líder Otreach, CX OnStar South América da GM, em parceria com IAATI Latam junto com seu Diretor para Brasil Sr. Carlos Alberto Betancur Ruiz, desenvolvem treinamento on-line de “ atendimento humanizado ”, para as equipes de operadores responsáveis…

Apple AirTags being used by car thieves: What you need to know to protect yourself

What are the thieves doing? According to police in the York Region, which is located in the Ontario Province, they have identified a new method that is being used by thieves to track and steal high-end vehicles. "Since September 2021, officers have investigated five incidents where suspects have placed small tracking devices on high-end vehicles, so they can later locate and steal them," read a portion of the statement. "Brand name…

License To Steal? Criminals Use Fake Paper Tags on Getaway Cars, NYPD Says

Thousands of fake temporary license plates are being used by criminals to literally try to get away with murder and other crimes, according to NYPD officials. Investigators said the explosion in temporary paper tags across the tri-state is making getaway cars at crime scenes difficult to track, as well as enabling drivers to evade tolls at crossings across the tri-state area. "The use of fraudulent Paper Tags has become a common…

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IAATI LatAm Branch - Capacitación Central de Emergencias 911 Santa Fe - Rosario

El día 30 de Noviembre, parte de la Comisión Directiva de IAATI, representada por Daniel Beck, Martín Moscatello y Nicolás Ranieri, participaron como disertantes de la capacitación para personal de la Central de Emergencias 911 Santa Fe – Rosario. Organizada por el Ministerio de Seguridad de la Provincia de Santa Fe, Central el Ojo 911 y la Cámara de Empresas de Seguridad Electrónica de…

Buyers Turn a Blind Eye to Stolen Catalytic Converters

The fix to the truck was covered by comprehensive insurance, but the nonprofit had to pay a deductible of $500. Loskot noted the organization, which primarily donates meals to orphanages in Haiti, could have provided 2,500 meals for that same amount.   Since the start of the pandemic, law enforcement agencies all over the world, have reported an uptick in catalytic converter thefts. The converter is…

KPRC 2 Investigates: Hertz customers report being accused of driving stolen rental cars

The attorney representing those customers said Hertz has a practice of filing stolen car reports, despite having other evidence. “There were 165 claims, and we know that’s just the tip of the iceberg,” said attorney Francis Malofiy. In a statement to KPRC 2 Investigates, Hertz said: “The vast majority of these cases involve renters who were many weeks or even months overdue. Situations, where vehicles are reported to…

Tarrant County cracks down on increased car thefts as criminals find new ways to steal

“We are dealing with a very, very evolving field of auto crimes now,” said Bryan Sudan, commander of the Tarrant Regional Auto Crimes Task Force, in a Tuesday news release from the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney’s Office. “Older cars, the ones you can mechanically steal, are aging out. We are seeing professional thieves using alternate methods to steal cars.” Authorities said thieves are using fake…

Luxe vehicles worth $528K recovered in Fort Bend County theft ring, authorities say

The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office held a news conference Thursday about a multi-million dollar luxury vehicle theft ring that remains under investigation. During the news conference, Sgt. Daniel Calvillo said deputies received a call about a stolen vehicle on Aug. 4 at a home in the Willow Fork subdivision. Upon further investigation, authorities said were able to connect the residence to other stolen…

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IAATI LatAm Branch - Fallecimiento del Sr. José Luis Cayon Crosswell

Siempre dije que hay Amigos del corazón y de la vida, los dos tienen su importancia. En este caso la vida me dio la oportunidad de conocer a una Gran persona, humilde, desinteresada, de corazón abierto… Ese fue Jose Luis… no bien nos conoció en el 2013, en Kansas… cuando solo éramos una quimera dentro del sueño de IAATI , se puso a disposición de un grupo que NO HABLABA INGLES, pero…