Minnetonka Police Department: Automated License Plate Readers
|Agency||Minnetonka Police Department|
|Technology||Automated License Plate Readers|
The Minnetonka Police Department disclosed to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension that it uses automated license plate readers.
Government information (Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension)
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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.