Automatic license plate readers, once limited to law enforcement, are now being used by private citizens, raising fears of abuse and new legal, ethical issues (Justin Rohrlich/Quartz)

Justin Rohrlich / Quartz:
Automatic license plate readers, once limited to law enforcement, are now being used by private citizens, raising fears of abuse and new legal, ethical issues  —  The surveillance state is no longer limited to the state.  —  For years, police departments have been tracking people’s cars …





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