Texas Department of Public Safety releases 2012 numbers
Shreveport,La (Kmss) — Pickups are not only popular among Texas drivers; they are also top targets for Texas vehicle thieves.
The Texas Department of Public Safety released its final report on the top vehicles reported stolen in Texas during 2012.
The report is compiled monthly by the department and represents vehicle theft data entered into the Texas Crime Information Center by all Texas law enforcement agencies.
Based on the reports, as has been the case for many years, pickup trucks top the list of thieves’ most common targets for the year.
Coming in at No. 1 was the Ford Pickup followed closely by the Chevrolet Pickup at No. 2. In the No. 3 position, the Dodge Pickup also remains a popular target for Texas thieves.