PlateSmart to Unveil LPR Engine for High Definition Cameras at IACP Show in Orlando

Latest innovation from award-winning LPR maker offers lower deployment footprint and higher ROI. PlateSmart Technologies, the creator of the world’s first software-only solutions for License Plate Recognition (LPR), will be showcasing its groundbreaking new LPR engine at the IACP Conference in Orlando. The new engine, which features support for High Definition (HD) surveillance cameras, promises…

License Plate Recognition: The “secret sauce” for successful citywide surveillance

The constant presence of crime in our communities, coupled with the more recent threat of terrorism, has made citywide surveillance an increasingly desirable tool for many municipalities. Indeed, such security measures have been deployed in foreign markets for many years, a prime example of which is London’s famous “Ring of Steel,” which was established in…

Law enforcement's latest highway tech speeds up info-gathering, but critics say it violates privacy

Law enforcement’s latest highway tech speeds up info-gathering, but critics say it violates privacy

Gone are the days when law enforcement had to hide behind highway signs to catch motorists or use plastic-cone-equipped listening devices to eavesdrop on suspects. Thanks to modern technology, it’s never been easier—or safer—for police officers to do their jobs. Gone are the days when law enforcement had to hide behind highway signs to catch…