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Wife has taken car and property

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17 Aug 12 #350225 by jbrand
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Hi

My wife has today taken my car which was jointly owned. I am a diabetic and rely on car for doctor or hospital visits. Can I approach police in connection with this?

Thanks,

JBrand

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17 Aug 12 #350235 by zonked
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I stand to be corrected but I believe the registered keeper would have day to day responsibility for the car.

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18 Aug 12 #350246 by livinginhope
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Many years ago my ex husband took my car whilst we were seperated but not then Divorced.I was named in the log book but that doesn''t mean ownership.The POlice said that as we were still married the car was jointly owned so there was nothing they could do to make him return it to me.He had his own car at the time and had only taken my car to make my life difficult.The Police did speak to him and he did return it but as the Police said if he hadn''t they couldn''t do anything about it.
It''s possible this position has changed but I doubt it.

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