Tag Archives: Crime

To catch a Thief: GPS tracking device results in arrests – Porterville Recorder

TULARE – Three area residents were arrested after Tulare County Sheriff’s deputies attached a GPS tracking device to a motorcycle that was stolen and hidden in a walnut orchard near Tulare. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.recorderonline.com I read stories about … Continue reading

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Woman tracks stolen GPS watch, leads police to car break-in suspect – KATU

A Portland man is facing theft charges for breaking into a woman’s car over the weekend in Troutdale, but police didn’t track him down. She did. Then they made an arrest. Source: http://www.katu.com I love these stories. This is the … Continue reading

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Spies Can Track You Just by Watching Your Phone’s Power Use | WIRED

Technology does not recognise borders of sovereignty or of right or wrong. It just is. Continue reading

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1 in 4 stalking cases involves a GPS tracking device: Ossining Man Charged With Stalking After Allegedly Putting GPS On Ex’s Car

I see a time in the future when people will have their own devices to scan for tracking devices as well as owning tracking devices to protect their own family and possessions. Continue reading

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Kit Kat ‘thieves’ arrested after wholesaler hid GPS tracker among chocolate bars

Andrew Widdowson, who owns a vending machine supply business, was compelled to take vigilant action after his warehouse was raided three times in six months Source: http://www.mirror.co.uk I’ll say it again, I love these stories. Some sugar addict kept stealing … Continue reading

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Car Dealership’s GPS Tracking System Saves Philadelphia Kidnap Victim – GPS World magazine

Car Dealership’s GPS Tracking System Saves Philadelphia Kidnap Victim GPS World magazine A GPS tracking device helped Philadelphia police rescue a woman who was kidnapped Sunday evening and to apprehend the suspect who abducted her. Source: gpsworld.com There are many … Continue reading

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Farming theft on the rise, GPS led detectives to stolen farming equipment – KERO-TV 23

AI liKERO-TV 23 Farming theft on the rise, GPS led detectives to stolen farming equipment KERO-TV 23 With the help of technology hope is on the horizon for farmers. Source: http://www.turnto23.com I like these stories. The FLIR sounds interesting, you … Continue reading

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GPS tracking leads deputies to suspected dump truck thief – Wink News

GPS tracking leads deputies to suspected dump truck thief Wink News NAPLES, Fla.- A Naples man was arrested for grand theft yesterday after GPS tracking led deputies directly to him. Source: http://www.winknews.com Have I ever told you I love these … Continue reading

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4 Reasons why Sheriff Departments GPS ankle bracelet devices have limits and how to fix that

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Press-Enterprise INLAND ENFORCEMENT: GPS devices have limits Press-Enterprise Inland sheriffs’ departments and county probation offices use GPS ankle bracelets and other kinds of detection devices for people on probation or as an alternative … Continue reading

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Ever Been Burgled? Tips on Buying Your Next Home (Read Time 2:38)

If you don’t know by now, last week I published my new Kindle eBook, How to Buy a House, Using Apps, Maps and Location Based Services. This link will tell you more about what’s in the book for you and … Continue reading

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