KIII TV, By KIII Staff, June 22, 2021
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – It's being called an epidemic nationwide and in Corpus Christi as well.
The Corpus Christi Police Department is reporting that the city has seen a 312-percent increase of catalytic converter thefts since January 2020.
Just how bad is the problem? In 2020, there were 260 converters stolen. This year, there have been 312 stolen.