The Anti-Vehicle Crime Association of Minnesota (AVCAM) is a non-profit organization formed to prevent vehicle crime through community awareness and education. Our members come from law enforcement, insurance companies and other organizations and businesses interested in preventing vehicle crime. AVCAM has no paid staff and operates solely with member volunteers. The AVCAM message is clear and succinct:  Lock Your Car.  Take Your Keys.  Prevent A Theft.

Auto Theft In The News

Top 5 Cars Stolen

Think that muscle car you cruise around in is hot?

Well, it may soon be.

The National Insurance Crime Bureau has released its list of most-stolen sporty cars, and American rides lead the pack.


Oh, right.

In the years 2009 through 2012, 1,509 Chevrolet Camaros, 980 Ford Mustangs and 782 Dodge Challengers were reported stolen nationwide, with over 10 percent of each of them unrecovered. The Porsche Panamera and Adui A5/S5 came in a distant fourth and fifth with 103 and 101 reports respectively.

California, Florida, Texas, Georgia and Michigan were the top five states for performance car crime, with the Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana worst among metropolitan areas.