Police: Metal Scrappers Endangering Public Safety Created by khavens on 12/12/2013 8:43:33 AM
GARY, Ind. (AP): State police and the Indiana Department of Transportation say public safety is being endangered by metal scrappers. The state officials say the problems persist despite additional security measures and the dangers scrappers face by stealing live electrical wires. They say the thefts lead to darkened highways, threatening the safety of drivers.