45. Car Chase Television
Car chases in the Los Angeles area are
fairly regular occurrence. In 2013 there were over
car chases. Car chases also have become a
of entertainment. Many car chases are captured on
and broadcast live as they are happening. No
has to wait until the six o'clock news
on anymore to find out about what happened.
can tune in to their local broadcast television
and see it happening in real time. These
chases are often captured with the help of
news channel's helicopter. The helicopter follows and films
chase through the streets, reporting what streets the
are passing through.
People like watching car chases
many reasons. They are intense, and filled with
. A viewer never knows what will happen next.
the driver give up easily? Does the driver
a weapon? Will the driver get into an
? Will someone crossing the street get hit? Tune
to find out! Many channels see their ratings
when they air car chases. They are just
the people what they want.
Police are not
happy with the media covering car chases live
the air. Police worry that people trying to
enjoy the attention. Police feel that broadcasting car
encourages people to escape. Police also worry that
attention brings innocent bystanders to the street. Someone
get hurt. The media insists they have the
to show car chases. They feel they are
Car chases happen for many reasons.
police will chase someone who stole a car.
times the police may try to do a
traffic stop. However, the driver with the broken
may have a warrant for arrest, so off