Oct 272013
 
 October 27, 2013  Surveillance, U.S.

Chris Matyszczyk reports:

Car chases are exciting, but fraught. (sic)

One slip of the wheel, one errant pedestrian, one drunken driver, and difficult consequences may follow.

Police in Iowa and Florida, however, seem to have taken the counsel of Q from the “Bond” movies.

Instead of constantly hurtling after potential madmen, they have found an entirely new method of tracking their cars.

It’s called Starchase. Essentially, it’s a cannon that fires “bullets” that are sticky GPS devices.

Read more on CNET.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.