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I love Sac... Not, truck got broken into. : [

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by t.hornstra, Aug 29, 2009.

  1. Aug 29, 2009 at 2:56 PM
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    t.hornstra

    t.hornstra [OP] Keep on Keepin' on.

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    Left my truck at a friends apartment and came back this morning to find it all torn apart and my stereo, iphone, and buncha other stuff gone.
    why are there dicks in this world?

    not very observant becuase luckily they missed my alpine amp under my seat. just got away with my pioneer head unit. looks like they tried to rip paneling off to get to speakers but gave up.

    damn..
     
  2. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:00 PM
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    tacoman101

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    thats rough
     
  3. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:03 PM
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    mws4ua

    mws4ua I'll try being nicer if you try being smarter.

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    Sucks. Sorry to hear that.

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  4. Aug 29, 2009 at 3:07 PM
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    ilovetacos

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    This happens everywhere, especially right now with this economy. I never leave anything valuable in my truck. I always remove my deck faceplate and ipod where ever I am at.
     
  5. Aug 29, 2009 at 4:21 PM
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    johnecon2001

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    Yeah, don't leave anything you wouldn't want stolen in the truck. Common sense should dictate that if thieves want something bad enough... they're going to take it.
     
  6. Aug 29, 2009 at 4:25 PM
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    Incognito

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    Sorry to hear!
     
  7. Aug 29, 2009 at 4:42 PM
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    Bearskill

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    That sucks man!!! I live over by Vacaville. Some ass hate tried to throw a beer can threw my window. I don't think it is just Sac. Every deployment I go on people can't understand why I pay to put my truck in storage.... Ya, this is why. Retarded people.!!!
     
  8. Aug 29, 2009 at 4:44 PM
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    I just wish law enforcement would get back to the old practice of getting fingerprints and tracking these bastards down, since we know 80% of these breakins are done by a small cadre of the same people...over and over and over again. What a shame, sorry for your loss.
     
  9. Aug 29, 2009 at 4:53 PM
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    Bearskill

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    The problem is how often these type of crimes happen. The cops could reaserch it but would be bogged down for years just for the auto vandalizm. Im a big fan of just electrofying our truck with 110v and say 900 amps.:D
     
  10. Aug 29, 2009 at 5:07 PM
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    07trd4x4

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    Sorry to here that! But I got to ask what part of town were you in??
     
  11. Aug 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
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    Yeah, I hear you......but if the cops don't try these investigative techniques, it just gets worse. These people can be caught if the cops tried hard.....they just don't. I was robbed at knifepoint in Houston years ago and the cop tried to talk me out of even filing anything because they wouldn't research it and they would never catch them. Even though I gave him the guys license number!! He said....a direct quote...."Son, do you know how often this happens in Houston every Friday night?" To which I replied, " then why are you here?"

    That didn't win me any awards with him, but tough shit.

    Hey, if they can farm traffic fines and taxes out to video companies like Red Flex, why can't they farm out the REAL investigation and research to track these perps down?
     
  12. Aug 29, 2009 at 5:10 PM
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    Completely agree with everything you said. :)
     
  13. Aug 29, 2009 at 5:12 PM
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    Plus Sacramento ca only has 10 patrol cars for the 40 the had a couple months ago. In the whole county!! Sacramento sux. I want Sherrif Joe. Hope u understand. I am at hooters drunk
     
  14. Aug 29, 2009 at 5:18 PM
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    I have gotten broken into so many times that I just lowered my deductible down to $150 and got a concealed weapons permit. I figured if they want something then they can have it, that is why I have an awesome insurance company. If they want to assault me they are going to have a 45 calibur bullet in them. If I don't have a concealed weapons permit for the state that I am in, which isn't many, then I just open carry. It works well and I sleep great at night.

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    Well I hope you give your keys to one of the girls to drive you home......we don't want to lose you man! :)
     
  16. Aug 29, 2009 at 5:20 PM
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    Just got my new Glock 36....next its off to concealed carry classes......I agree. I am just going to avail myself of as many protections as I am legally permitted.
     
  17. Aug 29, 2009 at 6:23 PM
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    My wife dopped my father in law and me off and picking us up. So I think I am ok!!! That is why I love Tacoworld!!
     
  18. Aug 29, 2009 at 7:04 PM
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    Sorry to hear that man. I have never herd of this kinda stuff happening around here. I leave my iPod in the little slot under my radio all the time. They must not look at boring white trucks when theres $80000 BMW's in the same lot.:rolleyes:
     
  19. Aug 29, 2009 at 10:21 PM
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    t.hornstra

    t.hornstra [OP] Keep on Keepin' on.

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    I was parked at a friends apartment complex off folsom and howe. not that bad part of town at all really.
     
  20. Aug 30, 2009 at 9:23 AM
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    07trd4x4

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    sux.. sorry dude!!! you are near the sac couty court house.. so you never know

    but it is an ok area!!!
     
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