Vienna Police Rumble through Traffic

A new tool is helping the Vienna police get the notice of other drivers when the officers are responding to a call. The device, called the Rumbler, augments the traditional siren with subwoofer driven low frequencies that even drivers with their stereos and air conditioning fully cranked should be able to sense. Read about the technology and the police department's hopes for it in today's Fairfax Extra.

By Focus on Fairfax |  May 8, 2008; 1:14 PM ET  | Category:  Public Safety
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