automated license plate readers

To catch freeway shooters, Illinois is installing more cameras


Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker approved legislation placing more cameras on expressways throughout 22 counties.

California sheriff to stop sharing license-plate data after settlement


The Marin County Sheriff's Office agreed to comply with a law that limits what data law enforcement shares with federal immigration agencies.

To avoid bias and reduce crime, police turn to license plate readers


As facial recognition services shut down, some police say license plate readers are the proactive, bias-free policing aid they've been looking for.

Calif. police aren't protecting license plate data well, audit finds


A report from California State Auditor Elaine Howle shows four California law enforcement agencies aren't following their privacy policies, if they have one at all. One researcher told StateScoop the problem is far more widespread.

California will audit police use of automated license plate readers


The state auditor will investigate the technology used by police statewide, including detailed examinations of a handful of agencies, including the LAPD.