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Surge in Heating Oil Thefts Reported in UK

British authorities are reporting a surge in the number of heating oil thefts as global oil prices soar. Figures released under the Freedom of Information Act show a 4 percent jump in reported heating oil thefts during 2010 to...

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Heating Oil Customer Awarded $100k in Spill Damages

A Detroit woman whose home had to be demolished after an accidental heating oil spill has been awarded $100,000 for mental distress, chicagotribune.com reported. The payment order was upheld by the Michigan Appeals Court last week after the heating...

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More oil thefts reported

Householders across the country are being urged to protect their heating oil supply from thieves. Police are asking all residents who use heating oil tanks to check the current level on their oil tanks. These checks are especially...

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Pollution Risk !

Pollution risk from heating oil thefts. Rising fuel prices are thought to have partly caused the increase in the number of oil thefts. Victims of heating oil theft in Leicestershire and Lincolnshire are being urged to report the...

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Heating oil Theft…..

Norfolk police are blaming rising fuel costs for making the country's fuel tanks extra attractive to heating oil theves. As a proactive measure, officers are offering free crime prevention surveys and advice to help deter such thefts. Detective...

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