Long Beach Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Long Beach Police Department|
|Location||Long Beach, CA|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Long Beach Police Department operates automated license plate readers and accesses external ALPR data. The agency contracts with Vigilant Solutions. LBPD also has a mobile vehicle called MobilEye that is equipped with ALPR technology.
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.