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How a Sophisticated Gunshot-Locating Device Kept Giving Police False Alarms
Last year, New Haven and Hartford cops were seriously pissed off at all the time they were wasting chasing down false reports from their supposedly high-tech "ShotSpotter" gunshot locating systems. They were rushing out to find the "gunshots" were actually from jackhammers or loose manhole covers hit by cars.
By Gregory B. Hladky
May 21, 2013