Is it a boon to public safety? Or a disturbing new chapter in the Brave New World of law enforcement? Depending on how it’s deployed, it could be either. A new Automated License Plate Recognition system is now in use in Lakewood: six cameras mounted on the roof of a “reader car” scanning license plates as it rides, feeding the data to a dashboard computer screen.
- ELSAG North America Announces Teaming Agreement with Safety Dynamics, Inc. to Produce Unprecedented Law Enforcement Technology (eon.businesswire.com)
- Homeland Security to Use Drones Along Border (abcnews.go.com)
- Homeland Security to use drones along border (sfgate.com)