British Police Using High-Tech Helicopters To Catch Speeders, Yell At…

In an effort to drive both taxpayer groups and paranoid Libertarians nuts at the same time, the Essex police are using a $1,750-an-hour helicopter equipped with some fairly high-tech gear to trap speeders in key areas. The helicopter uses plate recognition software that can recognize a plate and locate the address… » 9/05/08 4:00pm 9/05/08 4:00pm