Ahead of tougher law, copper thieves get more brazen

07/29/2013 | KOMO-TV/KOMO-AM (Seattle)

In Washington state, it will become easier to track copper wire thieves as a new law takes effect designed to prevent a crime that can cut off phone and Internet service to thousands of customers. Copper thefts spiked in recent weeks in advance of the crackdown, according to Frontier Communications, whose properties have also been hit hard in Ohio and West Virginia.

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