Dallas Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Dallas Police Department|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
In 2013, the Dallas Police Department implemented 16 automated license plate readers for $3.2 million.
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Automated license plate readers are cameras attached to fixed locations or to patrol cars that capture every license plate that passes. The data is uploaded to searchable databases with the time, date, and GPS coordinates.