n Part I of Filching Freight, we caught up with renowned cargo theft expert J.J. Coughlin, author of Cargo Crime, VP at LoJack SCI and chairman of the Southwest Transportation Security Council, to learn the what/when/why and how about a gang of thieves currently targeting LTL terminals in Texas and Southeastern U.S. The case is still unsolved, and the thefts are ongoing: multiple LTL terminals, located in proximity to one another in smaller southeastern towns, have been victimized in a single night.
On Twitter this month, we asked: What was the most notorious theft of 2015? Renowned cargo theft expert J.J. Coughlin, author of “Cargo Crime”, VP at LoJack SCI and chairman of the Southwest Transportation Security Council, responded without hesitation: the LTL terminal theft spree in East Texas and surrounding states.
Hosted by the Carolina Traffic and Transportation Club Team, the Logistics Insights Conference (LIFTCON) promotes the interests of transportation industry and provides opportunities for logistic professionals to network. This year’s conference contained compelling information regarding the expanding role Southeastern transportation facilities and companies are now playing in the national supply chain.
If you are a transportation,distribution, cargo security or law enforcement professional in the Southeast U.S., join us for the May 20th meeting of The Southeastern Transportation Security Council (SETSC) 10 a.m. Atlanta, GA at the Gap Inc. Regional Office.