ELSAG ALPR Blog

Meet Tracy Brown, Warranty Operations Manager

As much as we stand by our technology and the services they provide to communities near and far, we're nothing without a strong team. After all, everyone knows that people don't just buy products. They invest in relationships, experiences, and companies that let them know they matter

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[Video] And The 2019 IACP/Leonardo Leadership Award Goes To...

For several years now, Leonardo sponsors the Leadership in the Prevention of Vehicle Crimes Award in the annual IACP Leadership Awards. Given to those who represent initiative, innovation, and excellence in law enforcement practices, the awards are a true honor for recipients and we congratulate all the winners. 

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| Author Nate Maloney, tagged in IACP

Photos From The IACP Conference 2019

The Leonardo team had a fantastic time at this year's IACP Annual Conference and Exhibition in Chicago.

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| Author Nate Maloney, tagged in IACP

Your IACP Conference Must-Do list

On October 26, 2019, police chiefs from around the world will gather for the 126th IACP Annual Conference and Exposition in Chicago. If you're one of the attendees, this list is for you. 

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| Author Nate Maloney, tagged in IACP

Watch How Duck, NC Uses FirstNet With Their LPR Info

FirstNet recently tweeted out this video below. Recognize the LPR technology? It's Leonardo's ELSAG Fixed Plate Hunter. Check it out.

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| Author Nate Maloney, tagged in Fixed ALPR, Success stories

ALPR Success story: Shoutout To Greenwich, CT Police

Thanks to help from license plate recognition technology and a smart, fast-acting police team in Greenwich, CT, a Shelton man who's been called the 'Jaws of Life' burglar and the 'ATM bandit' in headlines has been charged with quite the list of felonies.

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| Author Julio Valcarcel, tagged in Success stories, interdiction

Just For Fun: When ALPRS Go Above & Beyond

Spotted on Twitter! On Tuesday, June 18, two suspects crashed a stolen vehicle near a CVS store in Washington, D.C. and fled the scene. The irony? Our fixed ALPR camera system stopped them in their tracks. Literally. Turns out Leonardo's equipment not only identifies stolen cars, it stops them. We're currently quoting a replacement!

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A Roundup of Praise for License Plate Readers

While our ELSAG team could go on and on about the efficacy and benefits of LPRs, it's important for you to hear it from others too. Not only can third-party testimonials from across the U.S.—whether they're from our clients or not—give you relatable insights, they can make your conversations with others (the powers that be, perhaps) more credible and convincing. 

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| Author Donna Murphy, tagged in community safety, law enforcement

Grant Digest: Traffic, Safety, and Security Funding

This post was last updated in April 2019.

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| Author Donna Murphy, tagged in grant funding

ALPR Success Story: Shoutout to NY State Troopers and Cleveland Police

We often talk about how license plate readers can significantly benefit your local community and surrounding towns. It's important to note, though, that these devices can also play a major role in locating out-of-state criminals and rescuing children that don't even live in your jurisdiction. Take this news story, for example, about a Cleveland kidnapper caught in New York.

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| Author Julio Valcarcel, tagged in news article, law enforcement, public safety