Vehicle Crime Unit

Vehicle Crime Unit operates under the control of the Office of the Metropolitan Regional Coordinator and was formed in December 2012.

Vehicle Crime Unit investigates serious and organised motor vehicle theft and the unlawful activities of established criminal networks involved in serious motor vehicle theft.

The Vehicle Crime Unit also:

  • Investigates the sophisticated re-identification of stolen vehicles.
  • Provides a central liaison point for the agency in relation to stolen vehicle rebirthing.
  • Provides a central liaison point for external partner agencies and motor vehicle industry associations.
  • Supports the Department of Transport in relation to the Written-Off Vehicle Register.