July 2017: At Least 57 Criminals Arrested & Over $510K Recovered

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

$27,929 - Cash Tracker™ - Austell, GA - Jul 31
Lone armed suspect entered a bank and robbed three tellers. The Cash Trackers alerted police who quickly tracked and apprehended the suspect within eight minutes of the robbery. All of the money was recovered.

Full Recovery - Phone Tracker™ - Clackamas, OR - Jul 30
An employee of a wireless store stole cash and a Phone Tracker from the store safe before locking up for the evening. Phone Tracker alerted police who began tracking. The employee discovered the Tracker and immediately returned to the store to try and place it back in the locked safe. The cash and the phone were recovered in the store and the employee was taken into custody.

$500 - Asset Tracker™ - Riverside, CA - Jul 29
A suspect entered a big box store and took car batteries. Asset Tracker went to work and silently notified police. The suspect traveled a short distance before becoming stationary. Police moved in and recovered the stolen batteries and apprehended the suspect.

$45,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Davenport, IA - Jul 29
Early in the morning, three suspects burglarized a wireless store and fled. GPS enabled police to track the suspects who traveled a couple of miles before becoming stationary. Once stationary, police moved in and recovered all of the stolen merchandise and apprehended the three suspects.

$300 - Asset Tracker™ - Avon, IN - Jul 29
Two suspects burglarized a big box store of car batteries. Police tracked, apprehended the suspects and recovered the stolen batteries.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Capital Heights, MD - Jul 28
Two suspects robbed a game store of cash. Police tracked and a car pursuit ensued with the suspects crossing through multiple jurisdictions. All of the cash was recovered and the two suspects were taken into custody.

$310 - Tobacco Tracker™ - Lancaster, TX - Jul 28
Three suspects held up a gas station and made off with cigarettes. Tobacco Tracker silently alerted police who tracked the suspects to a convenience store where they became stationary. The suspects were apprehended and all of the merchandise was returned to the gas station. These suspects were also responsible for a previous gas station robbery.

Full Recovery - PharmaTracker® - San Jacinto, CA - Jul 28
Police were alerted when PharmaTracker started moving away from a pharmacy. Within minutes of the robbery, police had the suspect vehicle pulled over. Before searching the vehicle, police chirped the Tracker to confirm that the stolen product was in the vehicle. Both suspects were taken into custody and all of the narcotics were recovered.

$30,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Canton, IL - Jul 27
Thirty-nine smartphones were stolen from a wireless store before opening. The three suspects then traveled a long distance by vehicle in an attempt to elude police. Three police agencies worked together to track and apprehend the suspects. All of the smartphones were recovered and returned to the store.

$333 - Cash Tracker™ - Houston, TX - Jul 26
Two suspects robbed a fast food restaurant of cash and fled at low speeds. Police were alerted and tracked the suspects as they moved through a residential area before becoming stationary. Both suspects were apprehended and all of the money was recovered.

$1,235 - Tobacco Tracker™ - Garland, TX - Jul 26
Four suspects robbed a gas station of cigarettes. Police were alerted and began tracking with GPS. All of the cigarettes were recovered and the four suspects were apprehended.

$400 - Cash Tracker™ - Union City, CA - Jul 26
A lone robber broke into a bank after hours and gained entry into the cabinet where the teller drawers were stored. Cash Tracker woke up and automatically alerted police who tracked. The suspect spotted police and quickly fled the area by vehicle and then on foot. All of the money was recovered and the suspect was apprehended.

$43,814 - Phone Tracker™ - Alpharetta, GA - Jul 26
Three suspects burglarized a wireless store. Phone Tracker went to work and alerted police who tracked. When the suspects spotted police, they attempted to flee at speeds in excess of 96 mph. They abandoned the vehicle with the merchandise in it and fled on foot. All of the merchandise was recovered and returned to the store owner. 

$12,270 - Jewelry Tracker™ - Lauderdale Lakes, FL - Jul 25
Two suspects robbed a pawn shop of jewelry and fled by vehicle. Police used GPS to track and apprehend the suspects. All of the jewelry was recovered.

$1,775 - Cash Tracker™ - Bexley, OH - Jul 24
Lone suspect entered a bank and demanded money from a teller. The suspect fled into a residential neighborhood where he became stationary. Police tracked and apprehended the suspect. A full recovery was made.

$603 - Tobacco Tracker™ - Houston, TX - Jul 23
A suspect robbed a dollar store of cash and cigarettes. Tobacco Tracker alerted police. Within minutes, the suspect was in custody and all of the cigarettes and cash were recovered.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Savannah, GA - Jul 23
Lone suspect robbed a clerk at a convenience store of cash. Police tracked with GPS and when the suspect became stationary, police moved in. All of the cash was recovered and the suspect was apprehended.

$20,000 - PharmaTracker® - Baltimore, MD - Jul 22
A suspect robbed a pharmacy of narcotics and fled. The local dispatchers had recently been trained on 3SI's GPS tracking and helped police quickly track and apprehend the suspect. All of the narcotics were recovered and the suspect was apprehended.

$12,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Homestead, FL - Jul 19
A male suspect entered a wireless store and produced a handgun. He ordered all of the employees and customers onto the floor and forced a manager to open the safe. He then fled the store with 24 iPhones. Phone Tracker silently alerted police who tracked, apprehended the suspect and recovered all of the smartphones. Florida has a mandatory 25 year prison sentence for a robbery committed with a firearm. 

$21,500 - Phone Tracker™ - Duluth, GA - Jul 19
Four suspects burglarized a wireless store of 35 smartphones and 8 sets of speakers before fleeing by vehicle through multiple jurisdictions at a high rate of speed on side streets. When the suspects became stationary, police moved in and apprehended one suspect and brought two in for questioning. All of the merchandise was recovered.  

$687 - Cash Tracker™ - Indianapolis, IN - Jul 18
A lone suspect entered a dollar store before closing and demanded cash from two registers. Cash Tracker alerted police who tracked with GPS. The suspect was taken into custody and all of the cash was recovered and returned to the store.

$1,000 - Cash Tracker™ - St. Louis, MO - Jul 18
A suspect robbed a bank teller. Police tracked the suspect a short distance to a residence. All of the money was recovered and the suspect was taken into custody.

$54,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Miami, FL - Jul 18
An armed suspect approached a wireless store employee as he was locking up for the night, forced him back into the store, and ordered him to unlock the safe. The suspect then exited with a large quantity of smartphones. Phone Tracker alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspect. All of the smartphones were recovered. 

$130,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Cupertino, CA - Jul 17
Two suspects robbed a wireless store of 189 Devices. A Phone Tracker was included and silently alerted police who began tracking. When the suspects became stationary, police moved in to recover all of the stolen merchandise and take the two suspects into custody.

$1,602 - Cash Tracker™ - Dallas, TX - Jul 13
Two suspects robbed a game store of cash and fled. Police tracked and moved in when the suspects became stationary.  All of the cash was recovered and one of the suspects was apprehended.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Dallas, TX - Jul 13
Lone suspect entered a dollar store and demanded cash. The suspect traveled a short distance. GPS enabled police to track and apprehend the suspect. All of the money was recovered.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Cleveland, OH - Jul 10
Three suspects robbed a dollar store of cash. Police were silently alerted and began tracking. One suspect was taken into custody and all of the cash was recovered.

$744 - Cash Tracker™ - Red Lion, PA - Jul 10
Two armed suspects robbed a bank and exited. Cash Tracker went to work and alerted police who tracked. When the suspects became stationary, police moved in. The money was recovered and both suspects were taken into custody.

$9,505 - Cash Tracker™ - Huntingdon Valley, PA - Jul 8
Two suspects robbed a bank teller and fled by car. Police tracked with GPS and apprehended one suspect while still in the vehicle and one attempting to flee on foot. All of the money was recovered.

$72,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Atlanta, GA - Jul 5
Three armed suspects robbed a wireless store of 68 smartphones and $7,000 of jewelry taken from customers in the store. Police tracked and a high-speed chase ensued. The suspects crashed their vehicle and fled on foot. All of the jewelry and smartphones were recovered in the abandoned vehicle. The suspects are responsible for another robbery that occurred earlier in the day.

$500 - Asset Tracker™ - Nashville, TN - Jul 3
Two suspects robbed a big box store of car batteries and fled to a recycling center. Police tracked and apprehended both suspects. All the car batteries were returned to the store.

$500 - Asset Tracker™ - South Jordan, UT - Jul 3
Lone suspect entered a big box store, took car batteries and walked out. Asset Tracker alerted police who began tracking. Within minutes, the suspect was taken into custody and all the batteries were recovered. 

$16,000 - Phone Tracker™ - La Peunte, CA - Jul 2
Two suspects robbed a wireless store of 32 smartphones and $100 cash and fled by car. Police were alerted and tracked with GPS. When the suspects became stationary, police moved in. All of the smartphones were recovered and both suspects were taken into custody.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - San Antonio, TX - Jul 1
A lone suspect robbed a convenience store of cash. Police were silently alerted. A full recovery was made and the suspect was apprehended.

Full Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - St. Louis, MO - Jul 1
Two suspects robbed a bank and fled across state lines in an attempt to elude police. Cash Tracker alerted police who tracked the suspects. When police moved in, the suspects attempted to flee on foot but were apprehended. All of the money was recovered.

$390 -Cash Tracker™ - Nashville, TN- Jul 1
Three armed suspects robbed a pawn shop of cash. GPS enabled police to track and apprehend the suspects and recover all of the money.

$3,405 -Cash Tracker™ - Milwaukee, WI - Jul 1
A lone suspect entered a bank and demanded cash from a teller. The teller complied and the suspect fled. Police tracked and apprehended the suspect when he became stationary. A partial recovery was made.