Huntington Beach Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Huntington Beach Police Department|
|Location||Huntington Beach, CA|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
|Vendor||Flock Safety, Vigilant Solutions|
The Huntington Beach Police Department operates automated license plate readers and accesses external ALPR data. The agency disclosed it contracts with Vigilant Solutions, but in 2020 the city included Flock Safety ALPRs in its budget.
Audit (California State Auditor)
Budgeting/purchasing documents (2020)
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.