AUTO THEFT AND RECOVERY: EFFECTS OF THE MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT LAW ENFORCEMENT ACT OF 1984. REPORT TO THE CONGRESS, MARCH 1991, APPENDIX 2

This is Appendix 2 to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) report to the Congress on the effects of the Motor Vehicle Theft Law Enforcement Act of 1984. It contains a summary of docket comments to Docket No. 90-15, Notice 1, followed by a discussion of the same. The discussion covers theft and recovery data systems; theft motives; statistical interpretation of theft data; insufficient years of experience with marked parts; comparison of marked and unmarked carlines with high and low theft rate categories; theft experience of new and redesigned carlines; random assignment of vehicles for parts marking; vehicle age effects; antitheft device equipped cars; cost effectiveness of parts marking; and parts marking methodology.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 58 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00625488
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-807 705
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 10 1993 12:00AM