Pursuit Alert
15 Jan 2019

Police chase warning app launches in Oconee Co.

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Oconee County Sheriffs Office is rolling out new technology to alert the public to high speed chases in their area. 
The way this technology works is when a high speed chase is happening in a 2 mile radius the public will be alerted.
The catch is that the citizen must have this free app Pursuit Alert...
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15 Jan 2019

OCONEE COUNTY UNVEILS NEW POLICE PURSUIT WARNING SYSTEM FOR MOTORISTS

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Walhalla, SC (FOX Carolina) - On Tuesday, the Oconee County Sheriff's Office held a press conference unveiling the launch of a new Police Pursuit Warning System for motorist...
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15 Jan 2019

Oconee County residents can now be alerted to police pursuits through cellphone alerts

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OCONEE COUNTY, S.C. —

Residents in Oconee County can now be alerted when they are in an area of eminent danger due a high-speed chase...

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26 JUL 2018

PURSUIT ALERT ON FOX NEWS

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Pursuit Alert making it on Fox 45 News A life-saving technology created by a former Upstate law enforcement officer could soon be hitting the market. It’s aimed at warning people when a high-speed police pursuit is happening close by. High-speed chases are unpredictable at best. Too often they a...

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19 Jan 2017

2016 INNOVISION AWARDS COMMUNITY SERVICE - PURSUITALERT

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2016 Innovision Awards Honors PursuitAlert InnoVision’s Community Service Award recognizes an organization for the development of new technology or for the innovative application of existing technology, to provide products, services, or processes that improve the quality of life in South Carolina...

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28 MARCH 2016

POLICE CHASE APP ALERT DRIVERS NEARBY

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More than 5,000 bystanders and passengers have been killed and tens of thousands have been injured in police car chases over the past 35 years, research says. Now a former sheriff has created PursuitAlert, which aims to help the public avoid police chases by alerting drivers within a three-mile rad...

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7 Mar 2016

OFFICER CREATES APP TO END POLICE CHASE DEATHS

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HTTP://WLOS.COM/NEWS/LOCAL/OFFICER-CREATES-APP

A former sheriff's deputy wants to put an end to police chase deaths with his new app. The free app is called "PursuitAlert" and law enforcement officers would be able to alert the public of a nearby chase. Pending federal approval, Tim Morgan said, you should be able to start using his app in...

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7 Mar 2016

LOCAL ENTREPRENEURS UNVEIL PRODUCTS AT PICKENS INNOVATION CENTER'S 'COMMERCIALIZATION DAY LAUNCH' 

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The entrepreneurial spirit of Pickens County was on full display in downtown Pickens on Monday, with the launch of products ranging from a device that makes it easier to get the mail out of your mailbox through your car window to an alert system for high-speed police chases. It was the Pickens In...

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7 Mar 2016

POLICE 'PURSUIT ALERT' APP LAUNCHES IN PICKENS

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In January, a Texas couple’s world was rocked. Garrett Tolliver was just 18 when his parents say a stolen van in the midst of a police chase hit his truck outside Dallas, killing him. “He never knew it was there until he topped the hill and it was too late,” explained father, Jackie Whitney. M...

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18 Feb 2016

FORMER ASSISTANT SHERIFF GOES INTO BUSINESS WITH POLICE PURSUIT WARNING SYSTEM

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During a 37-year career in law enforcement, Tim Morgan saw more than his share of high-speed police pursuits that ended badly. It was one of the aspects of the job that bothered him the most, especially as a supervisor. Morgan, who was assistant sheriff for Pickens County until 2012, had long...

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10 Feb 2016

WSPA.COM: POLICE CHASE WARNING TECH CREATED BY UPSTATE MAN

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HTTP://WSPA.COM/2016/01/19/FORMER-UPSTATE-ASST-SHERIFF-CREATES-POLICE-CHASE-WARNING-TECHNOLOGY/

A life-saving technology created by a former Upstate law enforcement officer could soon be hitting the market. It’s aimed at warning people when a high-speed police pursuit is happening close by. High-speed chases are unpredictable at best. Too often they are deadly, killing innocent by...

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