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  • Fri., August 23, 2013 12:00pm
    Authorities say metal thieves are targeting auto batteries in Georgia. Thieves might be taking advantage of a loophole in the state's current...
  • Wed., February 13, 2013 11:00am
    Georgia Department of Transportation officials say thieves have stolen hundreds of metal storm grates from highways throughout metro Atlanta....
  • Fri., March 2, 2012 8:19am
    The Georgia Senate has approved a bill targeting scrap metal theft that places more requirements on recyclers and addresses what supporters of the...
  • Fri., February 10, 2012 10:00am
    A Georgia Senate panel has approved a bill targeting scrap metal theft that places more requirements on recyclers and requires sellers of used cars...
  • Fri., January 27, 2012 5:08pm
    Theft of copper and other metals is getting a lot of attention in the General Assembly this year. At least three bills in the legislature aim to...
  • Mon., August 15, 2011 3:52pm
    A tougher law goes into effect in South Carolina this week that targets metal thieves. Whether that sends more criminals Georgia’s way is hard to...
  • Wed., July 6, 2011 1:34pm
    Theft of wiring and scrap metal is an expensive problem showing no signs of subsiding for businesses and homeowners. But there’s a new technology...