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United States

29 December 1999

Channel 2000 (CBS)

LOS ANGELES — If you're planning on shooting a gun into the air to celebrate when the clock strikes 12 on New Year's Eve, change your plans unless you want to get arrested. Los Angeles County officials have adopted a zero-tolerance policy about firing celebratory rounds into the air. And now, they have the technology to back it up. Law enforcement officials will be using a locator computer program called Shot Spotter that can locate and pinpoint where a gun is... (

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