Park Looting State authorities say that looting of historical sites in the Southwest is on the rise. Two factors are behind the trend: Internet technology, which can help potential looters find artifacts and rock art, and the lack of national park personnel that can police sites. From Arizona Public Radio, Laurel Druley reports.
NPR logo

Park Looting

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1414187/1414188" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Park Looting

Park Looting

Park Looting

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1414187/1414188" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

State authorities say that looting of historical sites in the Southwest is on the rise. Two factors are behind the trend: Internet technology, which can help potential looters find artifacts and rock art, and the lack of national park personnel that can police sites. From Arizona Public Radio, Laurel Druley reports.