#SaferWorld Report in PDF

Each month, 3SI shares highlights of crimes solved with the help of police and our Tracking Technology. Together with our customers, we are breaking the crime cycle and creating a #SaferWorld. Contact us to see how we can make your world safer, too!

Amount Recovered / Arrests

Summary

Full Recovery ATM Tracker™ – Barrie, ON – January 4

A lone suspect attacked an ATM in an effort to get to the cash inside. Luckily, ATM Tracker detected the attack and alerted police. The suspect fled and the ATM was never breached so none of the cash was lost.

$48,522
3 arrests
Phone Tracker™ – Hialeah, FL – January 4

Four suspects entered a phone store and stole a large number of smartphones. They also unknowingly took 2 Phone Trackers. Police were able to track the suspects and arrest three immediately. They also recovered most of the stolen merchandise.

$3,023
1 arrest
Cash Tracker™ – Milwaukee, WI – January 9

Three robbers entered a bank branch and demanded money. They received over $3,000 in cash and a Cash Tracker. They fled but were quickly tracked by police using GPS from the Cash Tracker. One of the robbers has been arrested and all the stolen cash has been recovered.

Full Recovery
1 arrest
Cash Tracker™ – Roseville, CA – January 10

A lone suspect entered a bank branch and threatened a teller with a simulated firearm. He received cash and a Cash Tracker and fled in a vehicle. The suspect crossed through several cities (approximately 37 miles) but thanks to Cash Tracker, police never lost sight of him. He was forced to abandon his vehicle and fled into a residential community, but police quickly caught up with him. The weapon and all the stolen cash was recovered.

Full Recovery
2 arrests
Cash Tracker™ – Houston, TX – January 12

Three suspects broke into a bank in the early morning hours. The alarms in the branch did alert, but the suspects managed to steal money and escape before police arrived. Luckily, in addition to cash they had unknowingly stolen several Cash Trackers. Police used the tracking data to locate the suspects’ vehicle. It was found in a citizen’s yard along with the money taken and the tools used by the suspects. After a search of the area with K9 support, two of the suspects were found and taken into custody without incident. All the stolen money was recovered and the search continues for the third suspect.

$475
1 arrest
Cash Tracker™ – Houston, TX – January 13

A lone suspect robbed a pharmacy of cash from the register and fled. Police used tracking data from Cash Tracker to apprehend him and recover the stolen money. He was in custody just nine minutes after he committed the robbery.

$65,000
1 arrest
Jewelry Tracker™ – Houston, TX – January 13

A robber entered a pawn store and stole rings and other jewelry. He also stole a Jewelry Tracker. Police tracked and apprehended him in just 11 minutes. All the stolen jewelry, valued at over $65,000, was recovered.

$31,965
1 arrest
Cash Tracker™ – Greenville, SC – January 13

A lone armed male robber entered a bank and demanded money. The teller gave him cash as well as a Cash Tracker. While inside the branch, he discharged his weapon. Police tracked and apprehended him in just 5 minutes. All the stolen cash was recovered, along with other stolen money, drugs and more.

$1,000

3 arrests

Cash Tracker™ – Chicago, IL – January 14

Three robbers entered a pawn store and stole cash and a Cash Tracker. Police used tracking data to quickly apprehend all three suspects and recover all the stolen money.

$30,000
1 arrest
Phone Tracker™ – Rome, GA – January 14

A lone suspect entered a big box store and stole a large number of smart phones as well as a Phone Tracker. He fled and led police through several jurisdictions before they apprehended him. The suspect was known to them and was out on bond from a previous arrested related to a homicide. All the stolen phones were recovered, and the suspect is behind bars.

$35,000

3 arrests

Phone Tracker™ – Fulton, NY – January 16

Two suspects broke into a phone store at 4:30 AM. They were able to gain access to the safe and took $35,000 in smart phones and iPads. They also stole a Phone Tracker. They had a driver waiting outside and quickly escaped. Detectives received the alert message and tracked the suspects to a highway. Dispatch provided ongoing updates and police identified the suspects’ vehicle and conducted a traffic stop. Two males and one female were arrested. Both male suspects have extensive criminal histories and are suspected of over 49 burglaries around Syracuse, NY. All the stolen merchandise was recovered.

$1,850

1 arrest

Cash Tracker™ – Forest Heights, MD – January 17

The lone suspect in this case passed a robbery demand note to the bank teller. The teller gave him about $2,000 in cash and a Cash Tracker. The tracker provided information to police who found the suspect in an apartment complex. The suspect was arrested, and the stolen cash and Cash Tracker were recovered from the apartment.

$500

2 arrests

Asset Tracker™ – Lake Worth, FL – January 21

Two suspects broke into a grocery wholesaler in the early morning hours. They stole inventory and an Asset Tracker. Police used the tracking data to locate and arrest both suspects. All the stolen items and the Asset Tracker were recovered.

$20,524

2 arrests

Cash Tracker™ – Cleveland, OH – January 21

Two robbers entered a bank branch and demanded money. They got over $20,000, but the teller also gave them a Cash Tracker. Police tracked using data for Cash Tracker and both suspects were arrested less than 5 minutes after the robbery. All the stolen cash was recovered.

$4,030

1 arrest

Cash Tracker™ – Greensboro, NC – January 21

A male suspect passed a robbery note to a bank teller. He was given just over $4,000 in cash and a Cash Tracker. He was tracked for just 6 minutes before being apprehended. All the stolen cash was recovered. While in custody, the suspect confessed to a credit union robbery and another bank robbery, so this crime ended in a 3-for-1 clearance!

$31,856

2 arrests

Phone Tracker™ – Dundalk, MD – January 22

Two suspects committed an armed robbery of a phone store. They stole smartphones, cash and a Phone Tracker. Police tracked the suspects as they made their way into Baltimore where they bailed from their car. Police quickly apprehended them. A full recovery was made, and police are investigating to see if these suspects are responsible for any other robberies.

Full Recovery ATM Tracker™ – Downey, CA – January 23

One suspect attacked an ATM in the early morning hours. He tried to gain access to the safe, but ATM Tracker detected the attack and alerted police. The suspect escaped before police arrived, but because he was scared away, the ATM was never breached and no cash was lost.

$27,711

3 arrests

Phone Tracker™ – Swainsboro, GA – January 23

Three suspects robbed a phone store of 27 iPhones and other merchandise as well as a Phone Tracker. Police tracked and apprehended all three. Their escape vehicle was impounded and, in addition to recovering all the stolen inventory, they also discovered a weapon.

$1,000

1 arrest

Asset Tracker™ – Huntington Park, CA – January 24

One suspect broke into a beauty supply store in the early morning hours. Local dispatch received an alert from Asset Tracker and notified police who were quickly tracking. They discovered the suspect’s car parked, but the suspect was not there. Police observed stolen items in the car, so they set up surveillance on the vehicle. They easily apprehended the suspect when he returned to his car and tried to drive away. This beauty store had been burglarized several times in the past month, and police suspect it was the same individual committing these crimes. Full recovery and successful arrest!

$500

1 arrest

Cash Tracker™– Kansas City, MO – January 24

One armed suspect entered a game store, demanded and received cash, and fled. He also unknowingly received a Cash Tracker. He was tracked and apprehended by police. The gun used in the crime as well as all the stolen cash was recovered. This suspect was wanted for homicide by KCPD.

$20,000 PharmaTracker® – Gastonia, NC – January 24

A suspect robbed a local pharmacy of drugs and fled. Luckily, he also received a PharmaTracker so police were able to quickly locate and apprehend the suspect. All the stolen drugs were also recovered.

$1,353

2 arrests

Cash Tracker™ – Deptford, NJ – January 26

Two suspects entered a game store and announced a robbery. Store staff gave them cash and a Cash Tracker. They fled the store in a waiting vehicle. After a short, high speed pursuit, with speeds exceeding 100 MPH, both suspects were taken into custody. All the stolen cash was recovered.

$20,000 PharmaTracker® – La Plata, MD – January 27

Four suspects robbed a pharmacy at just after 2AM. Two were apprehended right away and police continue to search for the others. This was the third pharmacy robbery known to be committed by this crew in January.

$30,000

2 arrests

Cash Tracker™ – San Diego, CA – January 27

Three suspects robbed a phone store late in the evening and escaped with $30,000 worth of stolen phones and inventory. Police used track data from the Phone Tracker the robbers unknowingly stole to apprehend two of the suspects. While in custody, these individuals admitted that their crew had committed three other phone store robberies. The arrest of the third suspect is imminent, and all the stolen inventory was recovered.

$2,400

1 arrest

Cash Tracker™ – Buffalo, NY – January 27

A lone suspect entered a bank branch and demanded money. He received cash and a Cash Tracker. Police quickly arrested the suspect and recovered all the stolen money. The suspect was out on bond for a previous bank robbery. He has now also been linked to three additional bank robberies.

$445

1 arrest

Cash Tracker™– Kelowna, BC – January 29

A suspect robbed a bank of cash and fled. As he ran up an alley, he threw away his gloves and changed his clothing. Police canvassed the area and obtained CCTV images of the suspect in the new clothes. When the suspect approached officers and engaged them in conversation, they noticed a wad of $20 bills hanging out of his pocket and that his clothes matched the suspect’s new clothes. He was immediately arrested, and the stolen cash was recovered.

$20,000 Asset Tracker™ – Cupertino, CA – January 30

Three female suspects stole a large number of perfume bottles from a beauty store. A male getaway driver helped them escape and they remain at large. However, the car with all the stolen merchandise and the Asset Tracker was recovered, and the investigation is continuing.

 

Date Type City State Arrests Recovery Device
1/2/2020 Dollar Store Houston TX 0 $500 Cash Tracker™
1/4/2020 ATM Barrie ON 0 Full Recovery ATM Tracker™
1/4/2020 Electronics Store Hialeah FL 3 $48,522 Phone Tracker™
1/5/2020 Beauty Store Las Vegas NV 1 $953 Asset Tracker™
1/5/2020 Electronics Store Kennewick WA 1 0 Phone Tracker™
1/5/2020 Big Box Store Broomfield CO 1 $1,700 Phone Tracker™
1/6/2020 Electronics Store East Chicago IN 1 $11,674 Phone Tracker™
1/6/2020 Electronics Store Dulles VA 0 $500 Phone Tracker™
1/6/2020 Electronics Store Alvin TX 1 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/8/2020 Convenience Store Philadelphia PA 2 $500 Cash Tracker™
1/8/2020 Electronics Store Dallas TX 4 $30,000 Cash Tracker™
1/9/2020 Bank Milwaukee WI 1 $2,023 Cash Tracker™
1/9/2020 Electronics Store Backersfield CA 2 $23,287 Phone Tracker™
1/9/2020 Big Box Store Mount Dora FL 1 $500 Phone Tracker™
1/10/2020 Dollar Store Houston TX 1 $266 Cash Tracker™
1/10/2020 Bank Roseville CA 1 0 Cash Tracker™
1/10/2020 Electronics Store Houston TX 2 $11,000 Phone Tracker™
1/11/2020 Electronics Store Indianapolis IN 0 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/11/2020 Electronics Store Chicago IL 2 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/12/2020 Bank Houston TX 1 0 Cash Tracker™
1/12/2020 Electronics Store Raleigh NC 1 $20,000 Phone Tracker™
1/13/2020 ATM Pensacola FL 0 Full Recovery ATM Tracker™
1/13/2020 Pharmacy Houston TX 1 $475 Cash Tracker™
1/13/2020 Beauty Store Plano TX 2 $1,400 Asset Tracker™
1/13/2020 Pawn Store Houston TX 1 $65,000 Jewelry Tracker™
1/13/2020 Bank Greenville SC 1 $31,965 Cash Tracker™
1/14/2020 Pawn Store Chicago IL 3 $1,000 Cash Tracker™
1/14/2020 Electronics Store Dallas TX 2 $500 Phone Tracker™
1/14/2020 Electronics Store El Cajon CA 2 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/14/2020 Big Box Store Rome GA 1 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/15/2020 Beauty Store Niles IL 1 $1,200 Fragrance Tracker™
1/15/2020 Bank Doral FL 1 $60 Cash Tracker™
1/16/2020 Beauty Supply Store West Sacramento CA 2 $1,000 Asset Tracker™
1/16/2020 Dollar Store Houston TX 0 $500 Cash Tracker™
1/16/2020 Bank Cambridge ON 0 $4,000 Cash Tracker™
1/16/2020 Electronics Store Fulton NY 3 $35,000 Phone Tracker™
1/17/2020 Beauty Store Niles IL 1 $1,000 Fragrance Tracker™
1/17/2020 Electronics Store Grand Prairie TX 2 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/17/2020 Bank Forest Heights MD 1 $1,850 Cash Tracker™
1/17/2020 Big Box Store Richmond TX 4 $1,000 Phone Tracker™
1/18/2020 Dollar Store Houston TX 0 $232 Cash Tracker™
1/18/2020 Electronics Store Houston TX 2 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/19/2020 Convenience Store Hammond IN 0 $1,000 Cash Tracker™
1/19/2020 Dollar Store Dallas TX 3 $500 Cash Tracker™
1/20/2020 Big Box Store Richton Park IL 0 $1,000 Phone Tracker™
1/21/2020 Courier Lake Worth FL 2 $500 Asset Tracker™
1/21/2020 Bank Dallas TX 0 Full Recovery ATM Tracker™
1/21/2020 Bank Brossard QC 1 0 Cash Tracker™
1/21/2020 Electronics Store Houston TX 1 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/21/2020 Bank Cleveland OH 2 $20,524 Cash Tracker™
1/21/2020 Bank Greensboro NC 1 $4,030 Cash Tracker™
1/22/2020 Dollar Store Indianapolis IN 1 $500 Cash Tracker™
1/22/2020 Bank Brossard QC 1 0 Cash Tracker™
1/22/2020 Electronics Store Dundalk MD 2 $31,856 Phone Tracker™
1/23/2020 Bank Downey CA 0 Full Recovery Cash Tracker™
1/23/2020 Electronics Store Woodridge IL 0 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/23/2020 Electronics Store Swainsboro GA 0 $27,711 Phone Tracker™
1/24/2020 Beauty Supply Store Huntington Park CA 1 $1,000 Asset Tracker™
1/24/2020 Game Store Kansas City MO 1 $500 Cash Tracker™
1/24/2020 Pharmacy Gastonia NC 0 $20,000 PharmaTracker®
1/24/2020 Electronics Store Houston TX 2 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/24/2020 Convenience Store Saskatoon SK 1 $80 Tobacco Tracker™
1/26/2020 Game Store Deptford NJ 2 $1,353 Cash Tracker™
1/27/2020 Liquor Store Shreveport LA 0 $500 Cash Tracker™
1/27/2020 Pharmacy La Plata MD 2 $20,000 PharmaTracker®
1/27/2020 Beauty Store Vallejo CA 2 $1,000 Fragrance Tracker™
1/27/2020 Electronics Store National City CA 2 $30,000 Phone Tracker™
1/27/2020 Bank Buffalo NY 3 $2,400 Cash Tracker™
1/29/2020 Bank Kelowna BC 1 $445 Cash Tracker™
1/29/2020 Big Box Store Scottsboro AL 0 Full Recovery Phone Tracker™
1/29/2020 Bank O’Fallon IL 1 $1,154 Cash Tracker™
1/30/2020 Beauty Store Cupertino CA 1 $20,000 Asset Tracker™
1/30/2020 Bank Houston TX 5 NR Cash Tracker™