A Rogers Park District sergeant was able to find where the 17-year-old was after using a tracking system in at least one of the phones, police said.So is it a good thing or a bad thing that the cops can track cell-phones? In this case it is probably good. In general, it is too much like the capabilities in "1984."
Monday, April 23, 2012
Cell phones contain GPS. Police can use the GPS to track the phones. (Does this remind of Big Brother? Big Brother never had it so good.) In this case they used the GPS to track the kid whole stole some phones. Teen tracked by GPS, arrested after theft of iPhones from kids in West Rogers Park on North Side - Chicago Tribune