Los Altos Hills Rolling Out Automatic License Plate Readers; Residents Can Opt-OutA Bay Area town is moving forward with installing automatic license plate readers (ALPR), in the hopes of combating and preventing crime.
Sausalito License Plate Camera Alert Leads To Arrest of 3 People In Car With Stolen PlatesPolice in Sausalito on Thursday arrested three people after license plate recognition cameras alerted officers the suspects were in a vehicle with a stolen license plate.
Teens Arrested In Sausalito After Car Stolen With Dogs Inside; 1 Dog Left Abandoned In San FranciscoTwo teenagers were arrested in Sausalito after allegedly stealing a car with two dogs inside, then abandoning one dog in San Francisco after they deemed it "too annoying."
Fremont License Plate Cameras Lead To Auto Burglary Suspect Arrest In SacramentoA suspect in an auto burglary in Fremont was arrested with the help of license plate reader cameras which captured images of the suspect vehicle, authorities said.
Hercules Neighborhood Installs License Plate Surveillance Cameras To Deter CrimeA neighborhood in the East Bay city of Hercules has installed new surveillance equipment to deter crime. And even though they don't have a lot of crime, residents are determined to keep it that way.
California Supreme Court: Access To License Plate Data May Be PossibleThe ruling came in a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union and Electronic Frontier Foundation that sought a week's worth of license plate data.
ACLU Says Camera Surveillance Networks Growing With Few Privacy RestrictionsA rapidly growing network of police cameras is capturing, storing and sharing data on license plates, making it possible to stitch together people's movements whether they are stuck in a commute, making tracks to the beach or up to no good.