Latest car chase Stories

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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