On Thursday 09 February 2006 20:22, John Gorentz wrote:
> At 03:02 PM 2/9/2006, Tom Rockwell wrote:
> >... but there seems to be a rash of projector thefts on campus lately.
> Really? Tell us more. Are these now considered hot items that one can buy
> out of a car trunk in a parking lot?
> We're off campus but not entirely immune to theft. We've gotten more
> casual lately about securing our projectors.
There seems to be a growing market for this equipment. My wife works
at Washtenaw Community College, which had a bunch of them stolen,
and the UM and Eastern were hit as well. The folks who were stealing
them were caught, but many had been resold. They're a hot item, it