Underwater sonar tech aids evidence recovery and protects police divers

     Drug smugglers constantly seek new ways to fly under the radar of law enforcement and counter-drug surveillance personnel while delivering loads of contraband. Their latest method: going underwater using "cocaine" submarines or divers to avoid...

     "Sonar has truly revolutionized the way public safety diving is conducted in our country and made it far more productive and safe," notes Morgan. "While we use it mainly for body recovery, recovering wreckage and imaging underwater evidence fields, there are many different public safety applications for this technology ranging from intercepting drug smuggling to public infrastructure inspections."

     Steve Campbell is a writer and public relations consultant who writes for and about technology companies and trends. He can be reached at scampbell@campbellpr.bc.ca.

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