Pelham Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Pelham Police Department|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Pelham Police Department has used automated license plate readers since at least 2009. In 2018, a local Girl Scout troop fundraised for an additional ALPR system.
Public records (NYCLU)
Meeting documents (Village of Pelham)
More about this technology
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.