HOUSTON – Here's the scenario: It’s the middle of the night and the sound of the phone ringing jolts you out of bed. An Amber Alert has been issued and a child is in danger.
"The timing is very important" in order to save a child’s life, said Beth Alberts, of the Texas Center for the Missing.
What has suddenly happened is that law enforcement agencies are forced to find a needle in a haystack.
But what happens if that needle can be made bigger? The Focus H1 Dash Cam is essentially doing this, and the response from Alberts after Channel 2 Investigates showed her the technology was a quick and enthusiastic, “Wow. That's phenomenal."
Six things you should know about the Focus H1 Dash Cam, made by COBAN:
Where is it?
Currently, law enforcement vehicles within the Los Angeles Police Department and the Delaware State Police are testing the dash cam unit in a controlled environment.
How long before we see it in the Houston area?