Ashcraft on license-plate readers

We're a very safe community, but there are folks who do some pretty horrendous things that pass through here.-Alameda Mayor Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft in support of a referral that could bring mounted license-plate readers near at bridge and tunnel entry points, and some intersections.

Bridges up? Alameda is considering license plate readers at island’s entry points

Alameda elected officials backed early consideration for a proposal to could bring mounted automated license plate readers at entry and exits points around the island, including bridges, tunnels, and some intersections. Some Alameda police vehicles have been fitted with license plate readers since 2014. Although the Alameda City Council's vote Tuesday night was unanimously in … Continue reading Bridges up? Alameda is considering license plate readers at island’s entry points

BART revisits license plate readers at station parking lots

The BART Board of Directors may approve Thursday a plan to install hundreds of Automated License Plate Readers at the transit authority's parking lots all over the Bay Area. A staff report released last week says the addition of the reader is intended to promote safety and instill the "confidence of the public while using … Continue reading BART revisits license plate readers at station parking lots