New high-tech device could put the brakes on high speed police pursuits

Posted at 11:30 PM, Sep 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-22 23:30:37-04

Dashcams give us a front row seat to the dangers of a police chase.

But technology could also be the key to cooling down the hot pursuit.

Law enforcement is all about catching criminals and sometimes that puts innocent people in danger.

But a high-tech system being used by one police department in our region could help save lives.

Curtis Jackson takes a look at it in the video player above.