If you’re no fan of those video cameras that are more and more prevalent in our society, keep reading.
Perhaps you’ve been victimized by a red-light camera, or you simply don’t like being watched as you bank, shop, or drink in a downtown bar.
The flip side is, every now and then Big Brother scores on behalf of the law-abiding majority. This is one of those times — it happened this week to the Caseys. Thanks are in order to Roanoke City Police.
My son Zach attends Patrick Henry High School. Sometimes, he rides his electric scooter there. Tuesday was one of those days. But he forgot his lock. Oops.
So when Zach parked it at the school’s bike rack, he wisely disconnected the hidden battery from the motor. This disabled the scooter, which is heavy and hard to push. He thought it was secure that way. He was wrong.
When he left school Tuesday afternoon, the scooter was nowhere to be found. He reported the theft to the school.
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