Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office scanned 32,921,469 license plates in 2019 using Vigilant Solutions automated license plate readers.
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.