Beatrice Police have received more than 20 theft reports involving the theft of power cords from campers. Two similar thefts have been reported in Marysville. According to Beatrice Police Captain Geral Lamkin the cords are a heavy duty extension cord worth up to 150 dollars. They cords generally have a lot more copper than normal extension cords, making them targets for copper thieves. Copper is currently worth around $4 per pound.