Northern California Regional Intelligence Center: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Northern California Regional Intelligence Center|
|Location||San Francisco, CA|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
About 29 agencies collectively submitted 40 million license plate scans to the Northern California Regional Intelligence Center between October and December 2019.
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.