TRACER ALERT: Trailer stolen in New Jersey

By Kimberely Lennard, Land Line staff writer | 2/11/2013

A trailer in New Jersey is missing after thieves disconnected it from a truck and used their own truck to steal it, Doug Morris, OOIDA director of security operations told Land Line. The theft occurred on Feb. 3.

OOIDA’s TRACER website reports the white 2007 Vanguard van trailer was stolen from a warehouse at 165 Blair Road in Port Reading, NJ. No. 231 is on the rear of the trailer. A license plate number is not currently available, but TRACER reports the VIN number as 5V8VA53297M705800.

A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the recovery of this trailer. Call 202-246-2698.

TRACER, the Transportation Alert Communication and Emergency Response program, was launched in 2009 by OOIDA. The program is a two-way communication system that sends alerts to members and coordinates information received from trucking members.

Members can sign up to receive text messages and email alerts for truck thefts and missing persons.

Truckers may call the TRACER hotline at 866-950-2291 or visit to get the latest advisory or if they have information to report about stolen cargo or missing persons, etc.

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