Chicago Police Use LoJack to Recover Stolen Infiniti QX56, Located Abandoned & Undamaged

  • January 15, 2013
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On December 20, 2012, the owner of at 2007 Infiniti QX56 contacted the Chicago Police Department to report the vehicle stolen from downtown Chicago.

Chicago Police verified the theft and had the Infiniti’s information entered into the state and federal crime computers, which automatically activated the LoJack transponder concealed in the vehicle.

A short while later, officers from the 090th District picked up the silent LoJack homing signals from the stolen Infiniti on the Police Tracking Computers installed in their patrol vehicles. Following the directional and signal strength cues on the LoJack computers, the officers located the stolen vehicle, parked and abandoned. They promptly returned the undamaged vehicle to the owner.

The LoJack Vehicle Recovery System was installed in the Infiniti QX56 at Infiniti Gold Coast in Chicago, Illinois on November 26, 2006.