YOU ARE BEING TRACKED BY LICENSE PLATE SCANNERS

July 20, 2013

Common Dreams Report:

“Tens of millions of innocent Americans are being tracked by the police through vast license plate scanning systems, according to new documents obtained by the ACLU.

“Location records of millions of civilians are logged and updated in roughly 300 police departments nationwide through “rapidly expanding” automatic license plate reader technologies, dispersed throughout cities and communities the group says.

“The spread of these scanners is creating what are, in effect, government location tracking systems recording the movements of many millions of innocent Americans in huge databases,” said ACLU Staff Attorney Catherine Crump, the report’s lead author …” (link & photo below)

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/07/17-6

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