Decatur Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Decatur Police Department|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Texas Motor Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority gave the Decatur Police Department a grant to purchase automated license plate readers in 2022.
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.