Tracking Device

Tommie Parker, Ronaldo Crawford and Antoine Adams (left to right) have been charged with robbing a Radio Shack in Des Plaines. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Tracking Device Leads Police To Electronics Store Robbers

Three Chicago men accused of robbing a northwest suburban Des Plaines electronics store were ordered held on $250,000 bail Sunday.


Richard Leon, 59, was arrested on Feb. 15, 2012, about four hours after stealing an Apple MacBook Pro laptop, thanks to the computer's tracking system. (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff's Office)

Man Arrested After Tracking Device Leads Cops To Stolen Laptop

An Addison man was being held on $200,000 bond Thursday after stealing the wrong computer – a Laptop with built-in tracking technology that led police right to him.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2012


GPS On Cell Phone Photos Can Put You In Danger

Pictures posted online may contain GPS information, called geotags, that could put you in danger. CBS 2’s Mary Kay Kleist reports.

CBS 2–10/07/2010