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Police Go High-Tech to Catch Car Thieves

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    Police Go High-Tech to Catch Car Thieves
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    State Police get boost from high-tech device

    Pennsylvania State Police's crackdown on dangerous drivers, Operation Eagles Talon, is getting a high-tech boost from a device that can scam hundred of plates per minute to see if any car was stolen.

    The mobile plate hunter has already help locate three stolen vehicles by keeping a look out for specific license plate numbers and cars when police have descriptions of both the car and the suspect.

    State police are currently testing three of the devices.