Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Motorcycle Theft Decreases 13 Percent For 2009


2009 was a rough year for motorcycle sales, but there is some good news. If you bought a motorcycle last year, there was a less of a chance of it being stolen.

According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau(NICB), motorcycle thefts in 2009 were 13 percent lower, following a downward trend.

According to the NICB, A total of 56,093 motorcycles were reported stolen to law enforcement in 2009, down from 64,492 reported in 2008.

Source: NICB and Insurance Journal

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thats if the motorcycles are insured, which like myself did not do(kick myself). Who's to say the crimes didn't increase but on uninsured motorcycles.
Erica
honda CBR 1000RR stolen