"Staunton, all units. Be on the lookout for an escaped inmate. The escapee has stolen a green Chevy, Virginia license WEF47X".
Officer Amy Collins jots down the number. She's writing a routine traffic ticket when a speeding car whooshes past. Her eyes lock on the license plate: "WEF-". Before she can read the rest, the car disappears into traffic. Find out what happens in this fictional story about a runaway convict!
With sidebars, photographs, and a glossary of real language, techniques, and equipment used by the police in their jobs.