Over 65,000 Catalytic Converters Were Stolen In 2021
Costing $65M In Damages
To Collision Centers, Dealerships, and Auto Part Stores
Thieves Love Collision Center Inventory
25% Of Auto Thefts Target Valuable Parts Instead Of Taking The Entire Car
If a combination of over 300,000 tires, rims, tailgates, and catalytic converters are stolen per year on average, how long until your facility is targeted and, how much will it cost? And will thieves really stop there?
Combatting Auto Accessory Theft
Collision centers must stay aware of criminal intentions.
There were nearly 4M auto accessory thefts in 2020, and 4.3M in 2019
Two boys stole 7 full cars (~$70K), from a collision center in Washington
Catalytic converter thefts tripled in 2021 compared to 2020
As Cars Become Harder To Steal, Thieves Target Parts Instead
In addition to catalytic converters, the most stolen auto accessories are:
Video surveillance monitoring detects thieves within seconds, keeping them away from parking lots, buildings, and garages when they aren’t supposed to be there.
Remote Video Monitoring
Video Monitoring Neutralizes Risk
Pro-Vigil Deters Crime 97% of the Time
Overcoming Security Challenges for Collision Centers
Audiovisual deterrents trigger within 24 seconds to scare intruders away.
Cloud surveillance lets you monitor your camera feeds from anywhere.
Virtual security guards provide flexible 24/7 protection.
Ensures your cameras stay online when you need them most.
Dimly lit facilities paired with any thermal cameras provides clear documentation.
If it’s outside, it’s a target – especially during the night.
We scare criminals away with audio and visual deterrents.
Automatically tags and sorts footage, making it easy to pull clips afterwards.
Protect Your Facility From
False Claims & Property Damage
Keep everyone honest with footage that fully documents anything that happens on the property. This technology gives collision centers the tools they need to fight false claims in the service bay and any accidents that may happen on the lot.
The footage here captured an incident on one of our customer’s lots which protected them from damage costs.
You Worked Hard Building Your Business
Pro-Vigil Fights Hard to Protect it from Vandalism, Intruders, Crime, and Theft
Pro-Vigil provides the most advanced remote video monitoring services in the industry. We proactively stop most crime, and are quick to contact law enforcement when necessary. Across the last 12 months, our system continually performs for customers.
Why Choose Pro-Vigil
Catalytic Converter Theft
The Metal Thieves Love
Catalytic converters can be removed in two minutes or less with only a wrench. Then metal recycle centers buy them for up to $200 per converter! More and more thieves are taking advantage of this, causing the number of reported catalytic converter thefts to increase every year.
The Speed of Remote Surveillance
Pro-Vigil’s remote video monitoring relies on AI video surveillance and machine learning video analysis to detect, deter, and dispatch in unmatched speed.
In less than two minutes remote video monitoring can help to identify a threat, verify it, and notify proper authorities if necessary. Choose video surveillance monitoring as complement to your security solution.
News for Collision Centers
There’s no denying that collision repair centers are a thief’s dream target. Not only are they full of pricey tools, pieces of equipment and replacement parts, but they regularly have customer vehicles on-site for repairs that are packed with valuable parts.