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Cutting Edge (Technology: Crime and Listening Technology) #193688

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 05, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Lynwood, California: Brian Rooney) The latest technology which can analyze gun shots in big cities examined; details given of how the Shot Spotter technology works using outdoor microphones that track loud acoustical noises like gunshots. [Los Angeles County sheriff's department Deputy Thomas FORTIER - says it is hard to tell who has the gun.] The outcome of an experiment using Shot Spotter in Los Angeles reviewed. [Los Angeles County sheriff's department Lieutenant Sid HEAL - cites the number of shots fired.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Rooney, Brian
Duration:
00:02:30

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