A man was arrested after he was caught stealing computers a from a Walmart in North Carolina. Police made the arrest all thanks to a GPS tracking system.
GPS tracking system led to arrest of four men accused of stealing close to $800 worth of shingles and a DeWalt tool from a construction site in Edmond, OK.
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In an effort to improve the efficiency and provide more commuter-friendly services, fleet GPS tracking technology will be installed in about 12,000 buses.
In real-time, the GPS fleet tracking system tells the Department of Public Services where trucks are located, how much salt the trucks are using, whether truck plows are up or down and how fast the trucks are going.
the tracking system could have prevented a deadly train crash in 2008 when a Metrolink train ran a stop signal in Chatsworth and slammed into an oncoming freight train.
Last month a bank teller in Massachusetts used a high-tech GPS tracking device to help police catch a bank robber.
On a Friday morning a man wearing a face mask entered a bank and demanded money from the tellers.
Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf was arrested again Monday, just days after he posted bail on similar charges that he burglarized a home and stole prescription drugs, authorities said.
Leaf, a former standout quarterback for Washington State, was the No. 2 pick in the 1998 draft behind Peyton Manning.
The GPS navigational system shows that he was in that driveway during the time frame of the burglary.
If it hadn’t been for our tracking system and the quick actions of the police I’ve no doubt the story would have ended quite differently
Robert Crawley, owner of Robert’s Coffee and Vending Service in Longview, TX, told the Longview News Journal his firm operates a fleet of about 20 delivery trucks and service vehicles.
Crawley said, “compared to this time last year we’re spending about $500 more a week on gasoline. So far, we’ve absorbed the expense and haven’t had to pass it along to our customers.”