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Cannon-Fired GPS Units May End Dangerous Police Pursuits
2013-10-30 11:43:59

Police departments in Florida and Iowa are testing a new way of eliminating high speed chases that involves firing a GPS unit from an air cannon towards an escaping vehicle. Much like the tee shirt cannons found at sporting events, the air-powered unit is installed in the grille of the patrol car.

2013-07-30 23:01:32

A driver sped past a police checkpoint Thursday, leading police on a high speed chase and crashing.

SQUID Technology Makes High-Speed Car Chases Obsolete
2013-03-05 08:45:41

New SQUID technology from the Engineering Science Corporation can help law enforcement bring fleeing cars to a stop from remote locations, potentially making high-speed car chases a thing of the past.

2009-07-21 16:20:00

NEW YORK, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the FBI, a car is stolen every three seconds - with too many of them ending up in high-speed chases. Car chases are often uncontrollable and put the public, the police and even the thief at risk for injury.

2009-06-20 14:11:32

A trio of jewelry robbers have been sent to prison thanks to a getaway driver who repeatedly slowed down during a high-speed chase, police in Britain say. Police said despite being behind the wheel of an Alfa Romeo sports car 34-year-old Neil Murray followed road regulations during a police chase in


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honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.