Aug 2017: At Least 124 Criminals Arrested & Over $1.2 Million Recovered

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A highlight of crimes solved by police with the help of 3SI's GPS Tracking Technology. 

$9,391 - Cash Tracker™ - Stockton, CA - Aug 31
A lone suspect entered a bank, presented a demand note and fled on foot through parking lots and a wooded area. Police were quickly alerted and began tracking. When the suspect became stationary, police moved in, apprehended the suspect and recovered all of the money.

Full Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - St. Louis, MO - Aug 30
A suspect demanded cash from a teller and exited the bank. Cash Tracker silently alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspect. A full recovery was made. 

Full Recovery - ATM Tracker™ - Cuba, NM - Aug 30
Police were immediately alerted when an ATM, protected by ATM Tracker, started moving away from a credit union. Police responded and recovered the abandoned ATM in the middle of a highway. The ATM machine and the cash were recovered and returned to the credit union.

$24,000 - PharmaTracker® - Smithtown, NY - Aug 29
Two recovering heroin addicts robbed three pharmacies within 30 minutes. The last pharmacy they robbed was protected by PharmaTracker. When they fled with 30 bottles in their possession, police were automatically notified and within minutes had the suspects in custody. All of the narcotics were recovered. The two are facing felony robbery and attempted robbery charges.

$3,181 - Cash Tracker™ - Glendale, AZ - Jul 29
Four suspects robbed a big box store of cash. Cash Tracker alerted and police tracked with GPS. All four suspects were apprehended and the cash recovered. One of the suspects has been linked to 12 additional robberies in California.

$200,000 - Jewelry Tracker™ - Portland, OR - Aug 29
Four suspects robbed a jewelry store of high-end watches and fled. Using GPS, police tracked the suspects. Three suspects were apprehended and ten of the watches were recovered. 

$500 - Tobacco Tracker™ - Balch Springs, TX - Aug 28
Two suspects robbed a convenience store of tobacco and fled by vehicle. Police used GPS to track and apprehend the suspects. All of the stolen merchandise was recovered.

$203 - Cash Tracker™ - Henderson, NV - Aug 28
A lone suspect robbed a credit union and fled on foot a short distance to a nearby casino. Cash Tracker alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspect as he was exiting the casino. A partial recovery was made.

$65,000 - Cash Tracker™ - Houston, TX - Aug 28
Three suspects took advantage of Hurricane Harvey to rob a pawn shop of cash. Police were alerted by Cash Tracker and tracked the suspects until they became stationary. The three were taken into custody and all of the money was recovered. Harsher punishment for offenses committed during a natural disaster were in effect in Houston and the criminals will be subject to these guidelines.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Hammond, IN - Aug 28
Two suspects robbed a gas station of cash. Police tracked with GPS and apprehended the suspects when they became stationary. All of the cash was recovered.

Full Recovery - Phone Tracker™ -  Roanoke, TX - Aug 27
A lone suspect burglarized a wireless store before store hours. Phone Tracker activated and silently alerted police who quickly arrived on the scene. The suspect was apprehended before he left the store. 

$100,356 - Phone Tracker™ -  Lakeland, FL - Aug 27
Two suspects robbed a wireless store and fled with $94,856 in merchandise and $5,500 in cash. Phone Tracker automatically alerted police who tracked and apprehended both suspects.  A full recovery was made.

$35,000 - Jewelry Tracker™ - Peoria, AZ - Aug 26
A lone suspect robbed a pawn shop of jewelry. Police tracked the suspect a good distance before performing a "High Risk" pullover. The suspect was taken into custody and a partial recovery was made. 

$1,085 - Cash Tracker™ - Madison, FL - Aug 25
Four suspects robbed a bank teller and exited the building. Cash Tracker alerted police who tracked the suspects for a long distance. When the suspects finally became stationary on the Interstate, police moved in. All of the money was recovered and the four suspects are in custody.

$920 - Cash Tracker™ - Vancouver, BC - Aug 25
A male suspect entered a bank, demanded money and fled on a bicycle. Police used GPS to track the suspect to a residence. A $20 bill and the bicycle were found outside. The suspect was taken into custody and all of the money was recovered.

$1,921 - Cash Tracker™ - Philadelphia, PA - Aug 25
A lone suspect held up a teller and fled the bank on foot. Within minutes, police had the suspect in custody and had recovered the cash.

Full Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - Tuscon, AZ - Aug 24
A suspect robbed a bank and fled by vehicle. Police tracked the suspect with GPS. All of the money was recovered and the suspect was apprehended.

$600 - Cash Tracker™ - Jenkintown, PA - Aug 24
Lone suspect robbed a bank teller and exited the building. Police were immediately tracking and apprehended the suspect when he became stationary. All of the cash was recovered.

Full Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - Houston, TX - Aug 24
Two suspects burglarized a check cashing store and fled. Cash Tracker alerted police who immediately began tracking. The suspects were apprehended in a parking lot and all of the cash was recovered.

$10,358 - Phone Tracker™ - Oxford, FL - Aug 24
Five suspects robbed a wireless store of 14 smartphones. Police and the Sheriff's office were both notified and began tracking. Five suspects from Romania were taken into custody and all of the stolen merchandise was recovered. The group is responsible for multiple wireless store thefts and have been placed on a no bond status with possible deportation.

$500 - Tobacco Tracker™ - Saskatoon, SK - Aug 24
An armed male suspect robbed a convenience store of tobacco, cash and lottery tickets. Tobacco Tracker alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspect. All of the merchandise and cash were recovered.

$19,500 - Phone Tracker™ - Saint Joseph, MI - Aug 23
Three suspects burglarized a wireless store and fled through multiple jurisdictions at speeds of up to 132 mph. Phone Tracker alerted police, who with help from multiple agencies, tracked the suspects as they fled. At one point, the suspects traveled through a construction lane hitting barrels and sustained front end damage to their Audi before exiting the Interstate. Police moved in, recovered all of the stolen merchandise, and apprehended the suspects.

$2,200 - Cash Tracker™ - Newport News, VA - Aug 23
A lone suspect entered a credit union, threatened a gun and presented a demand note. The teller complied and the suspect fled into a waiting car with two accomplices. A Detective trained on 3SI's tracking technology immediately received alerts on his cell phone and began tracking. The suspects' vehicle was quickly identified by police who pursued them through the city and onto the interstate. The Virginia State Police joined the pursuit and boxed in the car. The suspects were taken into custody and all of the money was recovered. The suspects are wanted for multiple bank robberies.

$44,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Baltimore, MD - Aug 22
Two suspects robbed a wireless store of 21 devices and fled by vehicle through multiple jurisdictions. Phone Tracker alerted police who tracked. Both suspects were taken into custody and a third, who is on the national terrorist watch list, was also arrested for buying the stolen merchandise. The FBI has taken over the case as the suspects are being charged with violating the "Hobbs Act" and are believed to be responsible for several similar robberies in the Maryland area. 

$953 - Cash Tracker™ - Memphis, TN - Aug 22
Two suspects robbed a pawn shop of cash. Police tracked with GPS and apprehended the suspects. All of the money was recovered. 

$500 - Asset Tracker™ - Brick, NJ - Aug 22
Five suspects stole car batteries from a big box store in the early morning hours. Police were automatically alerted and tracked the suspects as they fled onto the Highway. Police pulled a white box truck over to the side of the road, apprehended the five suspects and recovered the stolen merchandise inside the truck.

$80,000 - ATM Tracker™ - Hialeah, FL - Aug 22
Two suspects ripped an ATM out of the ground with a front end loader and transported it to a warehouse. Police were automatically alerted and tracked with GPS. When they arrived at the warehouse, they witnessed two suspects flee on foot down an alley. The ATM was recovered with all of the money. 

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Cleveland, OH - Aug 21
Two suspects robbed a dollar store of cash and fled by vehicle. Police tracked and apprehended the suspects. All of the money was recovered.

$540 - Cash Tracker™ - Dover, DE - Aug 21
A suspect robbed a bank teller and fled. Cash Tracker notified police who began tracking. The suspect was apprehended when he entered a dead-end street. The robber is wanted for five robberies in Florida, two in Maryland and one in Delaware.

$60,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Whittier, CA - Aug 20
Four males, one armed with a handgun, approached a wireless store employee as she was closing for the night. The suspects pushed the employee back into the store and forced her to open the vault. The suspects then loaded smartphones, tablets and other electronic accessories into two large bags and fled by vehicle at high speeds. Police were silently alerted and quickly identified the vehicle. A pursuit ensued with police on the ground and in the air. The suspects abandoned their car and attempted to flee on foot. All of the stolen merchandise was recovered in the car. K-9 units were brought in to assist and three of the suspects were apprehended. 

$150,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Taos, NM - Aug 20
Three suspects burglarized a wireless store in the early morning hours. Police were automatically alerted and began tracking. When the suspects stopped on the side of the road, police moved in. One suspect was apprehended and the merchandise was recovered inside the vehicle. Also found was merchandise from two earlier burglaries at other stores. The two other suspects have been identified.

$21,864 - Phone Tracker™ - Carmel, IN - Aug 19
Two suspects robbed a wireless store and fled by vehicle. Police tracked, apprehended the suspects and recovered all of the merchandise.

$5,000 - Asset Tracker™ - Springhill, TN - Aug 19
Three suspects burglarized a big box store of car batteries. Asset Tracker notified police who tracked the suspects with GPS. All of the merchandise was recovered and the three suspects were apprehended.

$20,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Gainesville, FL - Aug 18
Four suspects robbed a wireless store and fled by vehicle. Police were quickly alerted and tracked. All four suspects were taken into custody and all of the merchandise was returned to the store.

$8,500 - Cash Tracker™ - Denver, CO - Aug 14
Four armed suspects robbed a cannabis store before closing. They fled with cash, product and three guns. Cash Tracker silently alerted police who tracked the suspects to a nearby residence. Two suspects were taken into custody as they were exiting the house and the other two were apprehended hiding in a crawl space. One suspect has a prior conviction for a dispensary robbery in 2010. A full recovery was made by police.

$1,515 - Cash Tracker™ - Hartford, CT - Aug 14
A lone suspect robbed a credit union. Police tracked and apprehended the suspect. All of the money was recovered.

Full Recovery - Phone Tracker™ - Milwaukee, WI - Aug 13
A lone suspect stole a smartphone from a big box store. Police were automatically alerted and quickly took the suspect into custody. The phone was returned to the store.

$9,900 - Cash Tracker™ - Elk Grove, CA - Aug 12
A lone suspect robbed a credit union and fled. Police tracked and apprehended the suspect. All of the money was recovered.

$3,000 - Cash Tracker™ - Cheektowaga, NY - Aug 11
A lone female, disguised to hide her face, entered a bank and handed a demand note implying a gun. The teller handed over the cash in her drawer and the suspect fled to a school. Police tracked and apprehended the woman as she was exiting the school. All of the money was recovered. The suspect has an extensive criminal history including previous gun crimes. 

$12,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Yorkville, IL - Aug 11
Lone suspect burglarized a wireless store and fled with 26 devices. Phone Tracker alerted police who tracked the suspect as he traveled into Chicago. The Chicago Police Department stopped the car and placed the suspect in custody. The clothing of the suspect matched perfectly with the store's surveillance video. All of the merchandise was recovered.

$7,500 - Phone Tracker™ - South Gate, CA - Aug 11
Five suspects broke into a wireless store before hours and stole 15 smartphones. Police were alerted and tracked with GPS. When the suspects became stationary, police moved in. One adult male and four juvenile males were apprehended. All of the merchandise was returned to the store.

$1,000 - Asset Tracker™ - Indianapolis, IN - Aug 10
Two suspects stole car batteries from a big box store. They fled to an apartment building for a short period of time and then continued on. GPS enabled police to track and apprehend the suspects in a stolen truck. All of the merchandise was recovered and returned to the store.

$15,000 -Phone Tracker™ - Coralville, IA - Aug 9
Lone suspect robbed a wireless store of 30 smartphones and hid the merchandise in a nearby dumpster. Hours later, the suspect returned to recover the hidden smartphones. Phone Tracker silently alerted allowing police to track the suspect as he traveled away from the store. All of the merchandise was recovered and the suspect was apprehended.

$8,532 - Phone Tracker™ - Lithia Springs, GA - Aug 9
Two suspects held up a wireless store and made off with merchandise and cash. Police were alerted and tracked the suspects. A high speed chase ensued. Both suspects were taken into custody and a full recovery was made.

$2,300 - Cash Tracker™ - Hagerstown, MD - Aug 8
Two suspects robbed a bank teller and fled by vehicle to a nearby gas station. Using GPS, police tracked and apprehended the suspects. A full recovery was made.

Full Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - Houston, TX - Aug 8
Three males robbed a convenience store of cash and fled. Police tracked and pulled the suspects' vehicle to a stop. A full recovery was made and all suspects were taken into custody.

$61,980 - Cash Tracker™ - Milwaukee, WI - Aug 7
Three suspects robbed a bank and fled a good distance before becoming stationary. Police used GPS to track and apprehend two of the suspects. All of the money was recovered.

$35,700 - Phone Tracker™ - Orlando, FL - Aug 6
An armed male and female suspect entered a wireless store and ordered an employee to open the safe in the back room. The employee was handed a duffel bag to fill. The suspects then fled with merchandise and cash. Police tracked but waited for the suspects to get further away from the Disney resorts before apprehending the suspects. All of the stolen merchandise and cash were recovered and returned to the store. The female suspect has confessed to committing five additional robberies in the Orlando area with her boyfriend who is a convicted felon and is now facing 25 years minimum.

$14,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Arkadelphia, AR - Aug 5
Eight suspects entered a wireless store. Seven of the suspects distracted employees while one suspect entered the back room and stole iPhones. Phone Tracker silently alerted police who, with the help of State Police, tracked the suspects who were traveling in two separate vehicles. The suspects were later identified by store surveillance videos and apprehended. All of the merchandise was recovered.

$101,744 - Jewelry Tracker™ - Tuscon, AZ - Aug 5
Four masked suspects entered a pawn shop with sledgehammers and pepper spray. They sprayed the customers and employees before smashing the glass cases containing jewelry and handguns. The jewelry and guns were stuffed into a backpack and the suspects fled the store to a waiting vehicle driven by a fifth suspect. Jewelry Tracker alerted and police tracked. When police got close, the suspects abandoned the vehicle and fled in different directions on foot. Officers searched the area and apprehended all of the suspects. A full recovery was made. The suspects are responsible for at least two additional pawn shop robberies involving handguns and jewelry. This extremely dangerous crew is now off the streets.

$9,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Indianapolis, IN - Aug 5
Two suspects, posing as customers, robbed a wireless store at gunpoint of 16 smartphones and two tablets. They then fled a short distance before becoming stationary in the parking lot of an apartment building. Police tracked and recovered all of the merchandise.

$21,185 - Phone Tracker™ - Houston, TX - Aug 5
Four suspects robbed a wireless store during store hours and made off with merchandise, cash and the employees' belongings. Phone Tracker alerted police who began tracking. When the suspects became stationary, police moved in. Two suspects were taken into custody and a full recovery was made.

$20,000 - PharmaTracker® - Escondido, CA - Aug 2
A lone male suspect entered a pharmacy, threatened a weapon, and jumped the pharmacy counter. He then filled his backpack with Prometh bottles and fled. Police used GPS to track the suspect to an apartment complex where he became stationary. A handheld beacon was used by police to pinpoint the stolen narcotics and apprehend the suspect.

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