Imagine being on a swat team and being called out to a part of your town that you've never been too.
You got no idea what is where, very unfamiliar with the area and your at a disadvantage to those familiar with their surroundings.
While it is not exactly the same case, police from Massachusetts were able to use Google Maps to pinpoint the location of a missing girl.
Instead of jumping in their cars and heading to the area of the missing girl, they were able to spend a few moments researching the area and find out exactly what is in the vicinity making it easier to locate the missing girl.
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