Baltimore County Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Baltimore County Police Department|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
In 2018, the Baltimore County Police Department scanned 23,886,915 license plates using automated license plate readers.
Government information (Maryland House Judiciary Committee Disclosure)
News article (Capital News Service)
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.