May 2017: At Least 82 Criminals Arrested & Over $665K Recovered

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

$20,000 Recovered - Cash Tracker™ - McLean, VA - May 30
Lone male walked into a bank, displayed a handgun and demanded money from two tellers. After receiving the cash, the suspect fled by vehicle. Police were silently alerted by Cash Tracker and began tracking. Within minutes the suspect was in custody and the gun and money were recovered. 

Full Recovery - Phone Tracker™ - Los Angeles, CA - May 30
Two suspects robbed a wireless store and fled with merchandise. Police tracked the suspects with GPS. All of the merchandise was recovered and both suspects were apprehended.

Full Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - Houston, TX - May 29
Five suspects robbed a pawn shop of money. Police tracked and moved in when the suspects became stationary. A foot pursuit ensued and four suspects were taken into custody. All of the money was recovered.

$1,400 - Cash Tracker™ - Portland, OR - May 27
A suspect passed a note demanding cash and then exited the bank on foot. Police tracked and apprehended the suspect a few blocks away. All of the money was recovered and the suspect is behind bars.

Full Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - Houston, TX - May 25
Three suspects smashed through the glass door of a check cashing store and then shouldered open another to access the safe. They were unsuccessful so they took money from the drawer and fled in a black Range Rover. Cash Tracker alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspects when they became stationary at a hotel. All of the money was recovered.

$4,800 - Cash Tracker™ - Chesapeake, VA - May 24
Lone suspect robbed a bank. Police were alerted and tracked. When the suspect became stationary, police set up a perimeter. The suspect was apprehended and all of the money was recovered. He is believed to be responsible for several other unsolved robberies.

Full Recovery - Tobacco Tracker™ - Edmonton, AB - May 24
Two male suspects, one armed with a machete and the other with bear spray, held up a convenience store and made off with cigarettes and cash. They fled into a getaway vehicle driven by a woman. Tobacco Tracker alerted police who tracked the suspects as they traveled a short distance before becoming stationary at a residence. When the suspects were apprehended, they claimed they couldn't have committed the crime as they had been sleeping. A search warrant was obtained and the stolen cigarettes and cash were recovered. 

$30,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Oak Lawn, IL - May 24
Three suspects robbed a wireless store of merchandise and fled. GPS enabled police to track and apprehended the suspects when they became stationary. All of the merchandise was recovered.

$1,186 - Cash Tracker™ - Cleveland, OH - May 23
Two suspects demanded money from a bank teller and then exited the building. Police tracked and apprehended the suspects. A full recovery was made. 

$580 - Cash Tracker™ - Haverhill, MA - May 23
Lone robber demanded cash and fled the bank a short distance. Police tracked with GPS. All of the money was recovered and the suspect was apprehended.

$324,000 - Jewelry Tracker™ - Roseville, CA - May 22
Five heavily disguised suspects charged into an upscale jewelry store, smashed the watch cases with baseball bats and ran off with 30 high-end watches. Jewelry Tracker immediately alerted police who tracked the suspects as they fled onto the freeway and eventually became stationary at a suspect's house. Police apprehended the robbers and recovered all of the watches. The Detective Sergeant said, "Without the tracker, this case wouldn't have been solved, and the suspects who were so heavily disguised would never have been identified." The suspects are believed to be responsible for several other robberies and tied to a couple of homicides in the Bay area.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Pomona, CA - May 22
Lone suspect robbed a game store of cash in the early evening hours. Police tracked and apprehended the suspect. All of the cash was recovered.

$155 - Cash Tracker™ - Surrey, BC - May 20
Male suspect robbed a bank and fled on foot, discarding his outer clothing as he went. Cash Tracker alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspect. A full recovery was made.

$30,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Susanville, CA - May 20
Two suspects robbed a wireless store and fled by vehicle through multiple jurisdictions. Phone Tracker enabled the California Highway Patrol to track their flight. When the suspects became stationary, the Highway Patrol moved in. One suspect was apprehended and all of the merchandise was recovered. 

$34,736 - Cash Tracker™ - Portsmouth, VA - May 19
Lone suspect entered a bank and demanded cash from one teller. An employee of Brinks, who was at the bank, flagged down a police officer because the Portsmouth Police and Comm Center phone systems were down. 3SI tracked the suspect and relayed the information to the Virginia Beach Police Department who relayed the information via the radio to the Portsmouth Police. Because of the great team work, the suspect was taken into custody and all of the money was recovered. 

Full Recovery - PharmaTracker® - St. John's, NL - May 18
A male suspect armed with a knife demanded narcotics from a pharmacist. The pharmacist handed over pill bottles and the suspect fled. PharmaTracker immediately went to work and alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspect. All of the narcotics were recovered.

$700 - Cash Tracker™ - Houston, TX - May 18
Four suspects robbed a game store of cash. Cash Tracker alerted police who tracked the suspects to a nearby high school where they became stationary. All four suspects were apprehended and a partial recovery was made.

$25,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Carrollton, TX - May 18
Three suspects robbed a wireless store of phones and tablets and traveled a long distance through multiple jurisdictions. Police tracked and when the suspects became stationary at a baseball field, police moved in and recovered all of the merchandise and apprehended the suspects.

Full Recovery - Phone Tracker™ - Houston, TX - May 17
Lone suspect robbed a wireless store during store hours and fled by vehicle a long distance before becoming stationary at an apartment complex. Police used GPS to track and apprehend the suspect. All of the merchandise was recovered.

$600 - Cash Tracker™ - Hallendale, FL - May 17
A suspect demanded cash from a bank teller and exited the building. Police were automatically alerted and tracked the suspect a short distance to a condominium complex. The suspect was apprehended and all of the money was recovered.

$1,123 - Cash Tracker™ - Hagerstown, MD - May 16
Lone suspect robbed a bank and fled. Police used GPS to quickly track and apprehend the suspect at a nearby fast food restaurant. A full recovery was made.

$2,022 - Cash Tracker™ - Rochester, NY - May 15
Lone male entered a bank, announced a robbery and fled in a car. Cash Tracker alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspect in a residential neighborhood within minutes of the robbery.  All of the money was recovered.

$45,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Sacramento, CA - May 15
Male suspect broke into a wireless store, stole 64 phones, and fled at speeds in excess of 111 mph. Phone Tracker silently alerted police who tracked the suspect to a residential neighborhood. A perimeter was set up and K-9 Units were dispatched. The suspect was apprehended, and the stolen phones were recovered hidden behind wooden paneling inside a drug flop house. The suspect comes from a wealthy family and the house, owned by the suspect's parents, was littered with drug paraphernalia. When police searched the house, they found significant evidence to tie the suspect to this crime and also to link him to several other recent robberies in the city and county. A bulletproof vest, weapon magazines, holsters and other items were also confiscated.

$30,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Peoria, IL - May 13
Two suspects robbed a wireless store and fled into a waiting car driven by an accomplice. Police were alerted and tracked with GPS. A foot chase ensued after police attempted to pull the car over. All three suspects were apprehended and a full recovery was made.

Full Recovery - PharmaTracker™ - London, ON - May 13
Two armed male suspects entered a pharmacy, demanded narcotics and threatened to shoot the pharmacist. They then fled with multiple packs of Fentanyl patches. Police tracked, and when the suspects became stationary, they moved in. The suspects had crashed their vehicle. Both suspects were apprehended and taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

$2,087 - Cash Tracker™ - New Freedom, PA - May 12
Two suspects held up a bank and fled. Police, tracked, apprehended the suspects and recovered all of the money. 

Partial Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - Houston, TX - May 12
Two suspects held up a check cashing store and fled. Police tracked and apprehended the suspects.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Dayton, OH - May 10
Two suspects robbed a dollar store of cash. Police tracked the suspects by car and then on foot. A K-9 Unit was also brought in to help. A full recovery was made and one suspect is in custody.  

$1,156 - Cash Tracker™ - Pawtucket, RI - May 10
Two suspects held up a bank. GPS enabled police to track and apprehend the suspects.  All of the money was recovered.

$7,320 - Cash Tracker™ - McLean, VA - May 9
Lone robber demanded cash from a teller and exited the bank. Cash Tracker alerted police who quickly tracked and apprehended the suspect. A full recovery was made.

$2,087 - Cash Tracker™ - Redding, CA - May 8
A suspect robbed a bank teller and fled by vehicle. Police tracked with GPS. When the suspect became stationary, police moved in to recover all of the money and apprehend the suspect.

$13,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Greensboro, NC - May 8
Two suspects robbed a wireless store just before closing. Phone Tracker went to work and silently notified police who started tracking. Both suspects were apprehended and all of the merchandise was recovered.

$580 - Cash Tracker™ - Providence, RI - May 7
A suspect demanded cash from tellers and then fled the bank by vehicle. Police tracked with GPS. When the suspect became stationary, police moved in and recovered all of the money and apprehended the suspect.

$1,842 - Cash Tracker™ - West Chester, OH - May 6
Police were alerted by Cash Tracker after a suspect robbed a bank. Police tracked and pulled the vehicle over. All of the money was recovered and the suspect was taken into custody.

$3,020 - Cash Tracker™ - Buffalo, NY - May 6
A suspect entered a bank and demanded cash. Police tracked and apprehended the suspect with the help of GPS. All of the money was recovered.

$6,932 - Cash Tracker™ - Boynton Beach, FL - May 6
Two suspects entered a bank and ordered employees to the ground with their heads down. They took cash from two teller drawers before fleeing. Police were silently alerted by Cash Tracker and within minutes, had the suspects in custody. A full recovery was made.

$20,000 - PharmaTracker® - Charleston, WV - May 6
Four repeat robbers are in custody after attempting to rob a pharmacy protected by PharmaTracker. The four are Crip gang members from the Indianapolis area and have robbed at least 60 pharmacies in Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, and West Virginia. All of the narcotics were recovered.

$30,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Philadelphia, PA - May 6
Two suspects robbed a wireless store and fled with merchandise. Phone Tracker alerted and police tracked. All of the merchandise was returned to the store owner and both suspects were taken into custody.

$978 - Cash Tracker™ - Philadelphia, PA - May 6
Lone suspect entered a credit union, demanded cash and fled. Police were silently alerted and began tracking. Within minutes, the suspect was apprehended and all the cash was recovered. 

Full Recovery - Cash Tracker™ - Memphis, TN - May 4
Armed suspect robbed a dollar store of cash. Police tracked and arrested the suspect. A full recovery was made.

$11,259 - Cash Tracker™ - Charlotte, NC - May 4
A suspect robbed a teller and fled the bank. Police tracked with GPS and moved in to apprehend the suspect when he drove down a dead end street. All of the money was recovered and the suspect was taken into custody.

Full Recovery - Asset Tracker™ - Riverside, CA - May 3
Lone suspect entered a big box store, grabbed a car battery and walked out. Asset Tracker woke up and silently alerted police who tracked and apprehended the suspect a short distance away. The battery was recovered and returned to the store.

$9,000 - Phone Tracker™ - Gaffney, SC - May 3
Four suspects entered a wireless store before closing. One suspect distracted the clerk by using the Google Translate App and pretending not to speak English. The other three suspects entered the back room and took iPhones. Police were alerted and tracked the suspects through multiple jurisdictions. The suspects were apprehended and all of the merchandise was recovered and returned to the store owner.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Milwaukee, WI - May 3
Lone suspect robbed a game store of cash and fled by vehicle. Police were silently alerted and tracked with GPS. Police moved in when the suspect crashed his vehicle. All of the money was recovered and the suspect is behind bars.

$2,609 - Cash Tracker™ - Charleston, SC - May 2
A suspect robbed a bank teller and fled with the cash in a bag. Police tracked with GPS.  The cash was recovered and the suspect was apprehended.

$500 - Cash Tracker™ - Milwaukee, WI - May 1
Two suspects robbed a dollar store of cash. Police were alerted and began tracking. All of the cash was recovered, along with other evidence, and both suspects were taken into custody.