The Police Lasso is Almost a Real Thing

Car chases will never be the same

Police have a brand new invention that is sure to put an end to high-speed car chases and it’s straight out of the movies.

‘The Grappler’ is basically a lasso made of strong nylon which shoots out of the cop car’s bumper and wraps around the wheel of the car being chased.

Check out ‘The Grappler’ in action:

It’s not being used in the field right now. Grappler inventor, Leonard Stock, says there is still about eight years of testing and development that needs to be done.