GPS (Global Positioning System) devices/trackers depend on and pick up radio signals on earth transmitted from a network of about 30 satellites located in space. Once the GPS device is able to receive signals from 3 or 4 different satellites it then calculates its geographical position on earth.
Today GPS trackers have proven to be versatile and can provide added benefits to any user.
Private -Auto theft
One of the major concerns in recent times is larceny related to motor vehicles. The statistics related to car theft is on the rise especially where certain vehicle types are targeted. Therefore, there is a greater need for protection.
GPS technology has definitely found its place in the prevention of crime. Stolen vehicles can be tracked in real time and the location pinpointed by the owner, making way for a quick recovery.
The availability of GPS tracking via smartphone application