San Mateo County Sheriff's Office: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||San Mateo County Sheriff's Office|
|Location||Redwood City, CA|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office operates automated license plate readers and accesses external ALPR data. The agency contracts with Vigilant Solutions.
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.