GPS darts can make police pursuits safer, but they’re no silver bullet

So far, the Memphis Police Department and the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office have passed on the technology

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 06, 2023 5:16 PM CT | Published: February 05, 2023 4:00 AM CT

New GPS technology can be expensive, but it’s one way police are reducing the need for high-speed chases. 


Police Pursuits GPS technology Shelby County Sheriff Floyd Bonner Jr. Memphis Police Department Subscriber Only

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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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