Petaluma Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Petaluma Police Department|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
|Vendor||Vigilant Solutions, Genetec AutoVu|
The Petaluma Police Department operates automated license plate readers and accesses external ALPR data. The agency contracts with Vigilant Solutions and Genetec AutoVu.
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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.