Albany Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Albany Police Department|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Albany Police Department uses ELSAG automated license plate readers, according to a 2015 policy document.
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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.