Is It Legal To Put a GPS Tracking Device on Someone’s Car?

(Updated January 2018) Is It Legal To Put a GPS Tracking Device on Someone’s Car? I regularly read the search words and phrases that readers use to find the GPS Tracking ROI blog. The title of this post is a very common one. It’s also the kind of question that is very easy to answer.  Without any quibbling the answer is, yes, no or maybe. Can’t You Be More Definitive Than That? Oh, you wanted a more definitive answer? Well,

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Tracking Your Spouse Might Not Be Legal Even If You Own The Vehicle

Tracking Your Spouse Might Not Be Legal Even If You Own The Vehicle. (Updated 21 January 2018) I get question after question, all based on one common theme. A husband wants to know if tracking his wife’s vehicle without her consent is legal.  Sometimes a wife or girlfriend writes me to ask similar questions about her husband’s vehicle, but typically the males of the species are more assertive or even aggressive on this issue. Typically An Important Issue Is Ther Ownership

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Florida Joins the Need a GPS Warrant Club — With a Nautical Twist

Need a GPS Warrant Club. (Last updated 13 October, 2017) Usually this web magazine only writes a lot on computer and Internet issues.  But when people’s privacy is at risk in a big way, they came through, for sure. What’s The Risk? Pretty interesting article From Wired here.  Not only are they talking about cell phone data — which I have been preaching for years is way more dangerous to you privacy than GPS data. But they brings up some

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Police Chiefs — Yet Again, Do You Care?

Police Chiefs — Yet Again, Do You Care? (Last Updated 8 October, 2017) I’ve written about this issue many times before.  Even years after GPS installations are funded and made to police patrol vehicles, patrol officers think the have the right not to be tracked, not to properly account for their hours, and not to be in the place where dispatchers and other officers think they are. Is Your Department Anything Like This? Full article here: Investigation: Melbourne police sergeant disabled

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Police Chiefs, Do You Even Care? Your Patrol Officers Are Out Of Control

Patrol Officers Are Out Of Control. (Last Updated 7 October, 2017) BOSTON —A five-month undercover investigation into the state’s environmental police department exposed officers on the clock, while at home, on the taxpayers’ dime. 5 INVESTIGATES: GPS DEVICES NO LONGER TRACK… 5 Investigates learned GPS devices meant to monitor the state’s environmental police while on the job are no longer tracking patrol trucks. Watch the report On one day, 5 Investigates’ tracked state environmental police Officer Pat Robert as he

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GPS Tracking Watches the Watchers

GPS Tracking Watches the Watchers. (Last Update 6 October, 2017) This is actually a republication of a story I wrote several years ago … but the very same issues are going on all across America today. I’m Just Trying To Make Police Chief’s Care Public agencies refuse to embrace the benefits of GPS Tracking in saving costs and improving service. And sadly, some public service employees, even when they know GPS Fleet Tracking is watching them, refuse to do their

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