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In May of 1987, property recovery detectives in the Tampa Bay area, formed the first property recovery unit in the U.S.. They gathered to answer an age old problem plaguing law enforcement, "How can law enforcement increase the recovery of stolen property and place the guilty in jail?" The detectives realized that property crimes were continually increasing and the resources needed to attack this investigation focused on the thief and his acquired or stolen property. They realized the need to utilize a "Dynamic" approach which focuses on property rather than relying on the arrest of the criminal.Click Here to read more
Learn more about the most recent stats, techniques and legislation in the effort of reducing theft and increasing the return of stolen property.See all events
All active or retired law enforcement are invited to join together in this fight against theft by joining the Florida Law Enforcement Property Recovery Unit.Become a member
This year, FLEPRU worked together with the Florida Recyclers Associations to support House Bill 771 and Senate Bill 1182.Read More...
In May of 1987, a group of property recovery detectives within the Tampa Bay area, formed the first property recovery unit in the United States. They gathered in an attempt to answer an age old problem plaguing law enforcement, "How can law enforcement increase the recovery of stolen property and place the guilty in jail?"
Recruit members from all municipal, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies within the state of Florida to encourage mutual cooperation.
Raise the percentage of recovered stolen property as well as increase the return rate to victims.
Enact legislation/lobbying to solicit new Legislation, and deliver the criminal harsher penalties, assuring the criminal does not convert stolen property to cash.
Help establish an FCIC computer based tracking system to track stolen property as well as dealers of stolen property across county lines.
Provide educational conferences and seminars to the newly assigned investigator as well as the seasoned veteran.