San Francisco Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||San Francisco Police Department|
|Location||San Francisco, CA|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The San Francisco Police Department operates automated license plate readers and accesses external ALPR data. The agency contracts with Neology/PIPS.
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.