Ohio State Highway Patrol
Media Release

 

General Headquarters — Columbus, Ohio

 


For Immediate Release: July 10, 2007
Contact: Lt. Tony Bradshaw (614) 752-2792

 

Patrol and area law enforcement agencies to partner with LoJack to track and combat auto theft

What: Media availability to view LoJack anti-theft equipment and law enforcement demonstration utilizing the Patrol’s Aviation Unit

When: Wednesday, July 11, 10:00 a.m.

Where: McKinley Aviation – FOB
5430 Lauby Road
North Canton, Ohio

Who: Major Chris Minter, Field Operations Commander, Ohio State Highway Patrol
Ohio Law Enforcement, Donald J. Thompson, Eastern Region Manager, Law Enforcement, LoJack Corp.

Agencies attending: Akron Police Department, Brunswick Police Department, Cuyahoga Falls Police Department and Summit County Sheriff’s Office.

The event will provide media with the opportunity to:
• hear from local officials about the fight against auto theft
• learn about the stolen vehicle recovery network from LoJack representatives and law
enforcement personnel
• demonstration by patrol vehicles as they test track a LoJack-equipped vehicle

The demonstration will provide an excellent opportunity to interview and photograph law enforcement representatives who are actively using the LoJack system in their patrol cars and aviation units.

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