(February 2021 – the info referenced in this article no longer exists)
Citizens of Gold Canyon and Pinal County can use Report It to store serial numbers, item descriptions, pictures, and scans of receipts so that items they own can be more easily identified in event of theft or loss. This record may also come in handy when reporting any loss to insurance providers.
Leads On Line is the provider of the Report It system. A recent press release by the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office reported that this online system works with police across the country to track and recover stolen property.
Within the past four months, detectives with the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office have utilized Leads On Line to help track and identify $10,146.80 worth of stolen property. To date, $9,398.40 has been recovered. Detectives have received 758 inquires using the online service and arrested five people.
The system allows detectives to search for the items using a variety of parameters, including item descriptions and serial numbers. When an item is sold to a pawn or secondhand shop, the product information is entered in the Leads On Line database and is immediately viewable by participating law enforcement agencies across the country.
Residents having any questions about this system or how the Pinal County Sheriff’s office is utilizing it should contact the Sheriff’s office at 520-866-5208(As Disclosure we have no interests in the firms referenced and are not paid to reference their product.)