Virgina plays host to National Cargo Theft Task Force Conference

DES PLAINES, Ill., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Representatives from the transportation industry, insurance carriers, manufacturers, local, state and federal law enforcement and business leaders are holding a one-day meeting in Crystal City to discuss strategies and tactics to combat cargo theft in the United States.

Addressing the conference will be U.S. Representative Cliff Stearns (R-FL); Ed Dean, Sheriff, Marion County Florida; Joe Wehrle, president and CEO, National Insurance Crime Bureau; and FBI Assistant Director Kevin Perkins. These and other experts will be presenting their views on attacking the national problem of cargo theft.

The entire program is open to members of the media without restriction.


NCTTF Transportation and Cargo Security Conference


Sheraton Crystal City Hotel

1800 Jefferson Davis Highway

Arlington, Virginia


Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm