Stolen Vehicle Investigation

Stolen Car Investigation Unit  - We Trace, Locate and Investigate Stolen Cars.

If your car is stolen you need to report the theft immediately to the nearest police station and then request Digitpol to support the search and list the stolen vehicle into the Digitpol Stolen Car Database which is a public database. As soon as the theft is reported to the police, the Police issues an International warrant based on the VIN and License plate. The vehicle is then wanted internationally and on the Interpol SMV database. Stolen Vehicle Investigation consists of tracing and locating stolen vehicles and the recovery consists of the repatriation of discovered stolen vehicles to its rightful owner. Digitpol provides operational support with the Search and Recovery of stolen cars, vans, trucks, bikes and boats. Digitpol is an international private organization providing support to Insurance and authorities to investigate vehicle crime globally, USA, Europe, West Africa and Asia.

What To Do if Your Car is Stolen

Report immediately the theft to the police along with all details, bring the car documents with you and if the vehicle has a tracking system, provide the login to the tracker. Once you have reported the car to the Police then call Digitpol to request when required assistance with the search for the stolen car. In order to track a stolen car, Digitpol is authorised by the vehicles manufacturer to do this, when Digitpol is engaged, we can track and locate vehicles manufactured from 2013.

What To Do If Your Car Was Stolen Abroad?

It is important that you report this to the local police in the country the car was stolen as soon as possible. Bring the registration certificate and any information you have about the car and the place and time of the theft. Once the car is reported stolen, then call Digitpol to assist  in the search. When you return to your country, you must contact the your local police to update them so that your insurance company is fully aware, during the interview, you will be asked to provide the police theft statement you made abroad.

What Happens When You Report a Vehicle To Digitpol?

If you report a stolen vehicle to Digitpol we will examine the data, If the car is report as stolen to the Police, we will send an alert on the vehicles make, model, license plate and the VIN to our international vehicle crime investigation network which consists of Border crossings, customs, ports authorities, shipping agency's, Police and private investigation teams.

When Will We Search For The Vehicle?

The SEARCH for a stolen vehicle is a specific service and its only possible when certain parameters are met. In most cases, we can track and locate vehicles manufactured from 2018. For every case, we require a copy of the car registration papers, a Power of Attorney and the Police report. If we can apply the SEARCH procedure we will notify you.

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Report A Stolen Car, If your car is stolen and Digitpol operates in your location, we are going to search for it immediately. Embezzled, Stolen, Leased or Fraudulent Thefts, Digitpol’s Stolen Car Investigation Unit operate globally. Our experts have decades of experience with investigation of vehicle crime, stolen car tracking, tracing cars and repatriation of stolen vehicles / cars. When Digitpol is engaged to recover a Stolen Car / Vehicle, we operate with fairness and transparency. We are leaders in vehicle tracking and repatriation also known as vehicle recovery.

To start the process of investigation which is an administration role known as an “Intake” or “first stage”, during the intake we analyse the case and the information sent to us, we examine the claim to ascertain the claim is authentic, when all is in order we then deploy our specialized teams to search for the vehicle.

For all tracing and repatriation require the following documents.

  1. We need to see the required documents such as POA, Police theft report and vehicle papers, we need to be fully assured the claim is authentic.
  2. Once we analyse the case and claim we then deploy our specalised teams.
  3. When we locate your vehicle, we conduct a forensic analysis on the vehicle on-site.
  4. We ensure the original identity is correct by forensic methods.
  5. With the right documents the vehicle can be returned to its lawful owner from any foreign state, we handle the legal process and transport.
  6. All procedures are arranged via a Law Enforcement Agency or Attorney and supported by the insurance or the financial agency involved.

List Your Stolen Vehicle's License Plate and VIN In The International Stolen Car Database

Digitpol's International Stolen Vehicle Database, By listing a stolen vehicle into Digitpol's stolen vehicle database, this will enable search engines to display to the public (when searched) the Vehicles Identity Number (VIN) and License plate as stolen. This is vital when a stolen vehicle is shipped out of your country to a third country and is check by customs, police or import authorities or potential buyers on the internet. If your car is reported to the local police, the VIN and plate will not show up in the "open web" or in a public search as stolen. If your car, bike, boat, truck or van is stolen it is necessary to list the serial number / VIN and License plate in the database to increase the chance of discovery and public awareness. View the Database: