In the time it takes you to read this story, someone somewhere will steal a car. The non-profit group the National Insurance Crime Bureau is out with it's list of cities where your car is most likely to be stolen. Topping the list Phoenix, Arizona followed by Fresno, California, then Modesto and Stockton with Las Vegas rounding out the top five. The Memphis metropolitan area ranked 24th. There are steps you can take to prevent car theft. Many end up chopped up for parts.
"Organized criminal activity is taking place and organized rings are stealing these vehicles and cutting them up or sending them out of the country or retagging for resale to an unsuspected buyer," said Robert Bryant of the NICB.