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Florida police trial James Bond-style vehicle tracking darts

30 August 2014 Last updated at 17:23 BST

A James Bond-style GPS tracking device being deployed by police in Florida is enabling officers to follow a vehicle without the need for a potentially dangerous high-speed pursuit.

The device shoots a dart at a target car, which once attached can be tracked via a secure website, says Officer Paul McWade of the St. Petersburg Police department.

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