The owners of a 2001 BMW 325 contacted the Brockton Police Department to report that their vehicle was stolen.
The Brockton PD verified the theft and entered the vehicle information into the state and federal crime computers which automatically activated the LoJack® System concealed in the BMW.
Twelve minutes later officers from the Brockton PD picked up the silent LoJack signal from the stolen BMW using the LoJack Police Tracking Computers (PTC) that are installed in patrol vehicles and aircraft. Following the directional and audible cues from the PTC, the officers tracked the BMW to a residential section the city and located the unoccupied stolen vehicle.
The LoJack® System was installed in the BMW 325 in July of 2002 at BMW of Warwick, Rhode Island.