The vast majority of car thieves are drug addicts. They steal cars and trucks so that they can commit other crimes in order to raise cash to buy more drugs. In 2003 approximately 40,000 cars and trucks were stolen in British Columbia, 30,000 of those vehicles were stolen from the Greater Vancouver area.
Take a look to see what you can do to protect your vehicle from being stolen. For additional information, please visit ICBC's web site.