Archive for February 2012

Car Chases and Org Change

Why Did I Watch?

Last evening I sat down to watch TV and there was breaking live news story of the California Highway Patrol (CHP) chasing a white pickup truck. The suspect had been changing lanes erratically.  When the CHP attempted to pull the truck over on an LA freeway the driver had fled off to surface streets.  I invested 30 minutes in watching this play out live, what’s up with that?  I have to admit it was annoying and mesmerizing at the same time, I couldn’t bring myself to change the channel, I didn’t want to miss the ending.

For those of you interested in the result. Here is a 3 minute news video including the PIT maneuver being superbly executed by the CHP.

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