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the violent theft of an occupied car

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Colonel Jamal Al Jallaf, Deputy Director of the Criminal Investigation Department for Administration and Control, said "during summertime, thefts like house robberies, car jacking and mugging are most common".
A man was thrown out of his car onto the road during a suspected car jacking.
Police say the incident is linked to a similar car jacking in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, when a Ford Fiesta was stolen at gunpoint and used by suspected shoplifters at Morrison's in Darlington on Friday.
Q: I have just been the victim of a car jacking incident and am not sure where I stand legally?
Police are also investigating a car jacking on September 19 in Allesley Park, Coventry, and an attempted car jacking two days later in the city centre.
The police force is decimated; thievery and car jacking become rampant.