Auto thieves can steal a car in under a minute. In the U.S. alone, car theft is responsible for more than $4 billion in annual losses. In parking lots, driveways and even dealerships, no vehicle is safe. Crime Inc. goes undercover for a look at the alarming new trends. A former car thief will take you inside his former cartel that law enforcement called one of the most sophisticated they had ever seen. Plus a look at the chop shops that strip a car for parts to the thieves who specialize in stealing luxury automobiles and shipping them overseas, never to be seen again.
Paula Powers, daughter of wealthy gubernatorial candidate Bigby Powers, decides to reject her parents' attempt at matchmaking and run off to Vegas to marry her sweetheart, Sam Freeman. As they drive away in a stolen Rolls-Royce, spurned suitor Collins Hedgeworth follows behind in hot pursuit, along with a cadre of goons hoping to get the $25,000 reward that's been offered for Paula's return. Can the young lovers make it to Vegas for a quickie wedding before the forces of conformity and privilege arrive to put a stop to their romance?
What does the American Dream mean today? For Niko Bellic, fresh off the boat from Europe, it is the hope he can escape his past. For his cousin, Roman, it is the vision that together they can find fortune in Liberty City, gateway to the land of opportunity. As they slip into debt and are dragged into a criminal underworld by a series of shysters, thieves and sociopaths, they discover that the reality is very different from the dream in a city that worships money and status, and is heaven for those who have them and a living nightmare for those who dont.