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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.

2009-01-02 14:30:45

A tire spike strip to keep burglars out of a San Francisco-area apartment complex has been bad for residents and good for local tire shops, residents say. Al Ross, who lives at Mesa Verde in Hayward, said that he lost two tires on Christmas Day.

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2007-08-23 11:25:29

Thanks in part to NASA research, law enforcement now has better "teeth" to take a bite out of crime.


Word of the Day
gazingstock
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.
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