Hennepin County Sheriff's Office: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Hennepin County Sheriff's Office|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office has used automated license plate readers since at least 2013.
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.