Tag: ALPR

Cities Create New Ways to Expand Neighborhood Surveillance Programs

Cities Create New Ways to Expand Neighborhood Surveillance Programs

iSpeech Mass Private I | Source URL City and towns are creating new ways to expand neighborhood surveillance programs known as police cam-share programs. An article in The Baltimore Sun revealed that the Baltimore County Council wants more businesses and homeowners to purchase CCTV surveillance equipment. “The bill would create […]

Massive 30 State, Real-Time ALPR Database Revealed

Massive 30 State, Real-Time ALPR Database Revealed

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Mass Private | Source URL Our worst fears about automatic license plate readers (ALPR) are much worse than we could have imagined. Two months ago, I warned everyone that police in Arizona were using ALPR’s to “grid” entire neighborhoods. But this story brings public surveillance to a whole new level. […]

ICE has a huge license plate database targeting immigrants, documents reveal

ICE has a huge license plate database targeting immigrants, documents reveal

iSpeech.orgTechCrunch | Source URL Newly released documents reveal Immigration and Customs Enforcement is tracking and targeting immigrants through a massive license plate reader database supplied with data from local police departments — in some cases violating sanctuary laws. The documents, obtained by a Freedom of Information lawsuit filed by the […]