Alabaster Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Alabaster Police Department|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Alabaster Police Department purchased 25 automated license plate readers from Flock Safety in May 2020.
Government information (City of Alabaster)
News article (Shelby County Report)
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.