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Billboards continue to help FBI fight crime

The growing network now covers more than 40 states


USA Today

Crime fighting doesn't get much simpler than this: When Virginia drug suspect Edward Myricks eyed his photo on a giant digital billboard, he knew his run from the authorities was over.

"We posted his photo on billboards in Newark (after learning the suspect had traveled there), and when he saw the billboards, he turned himself in on March 11," FBI spokesman Chris Allen says.

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