Osaka police say thefts of vehicles using ‘relay attack’ technique on rise in area

OSAKA - Law enforcement officers in Osaka Prefecture have been increasingly on the alert to prevent car thefts using the so-called relay attack technique whereby criminals employ special electronic equipment to detect smart key signals to steal cars.

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