Kootenai County Sheriff's Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Kootenai County Sheriff's Department|
|Location||Coeur d'Alene, ID|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Kootenai County Sheriff's Department, Coeur d'Alene Police Department and the Post Falls Police Department collaborated on an automated license plate reader program in 2005.
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.