[alpr-system] Blog Posts

3 Myths About License Plate Readers That Your Community Should Know The Truth About

Most law and parking enforcement agencies understand the many benefits that come from having an ALPR system in their jurisdictions—but oftentimes, community members may be skeptical. In an age where automation exists everywhere and "Big Brother is watching you" literally appears in online dictionaries, it's understandable that people would have concerns about such sophisticated technology. But the truth is: they don't need worry. 

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| Author Julio Valcarcel, tagged in grant funding, alpr system, Law enforcement grants, LPR

“Our LPR has had a huge impact on daily patrol”: Cayuga County Detective Sal Aprile

As much as the team behind Leonardo’s ELSAG ALPR systems could tell you about the proven benefits of automatic license plate recognition, nothing compares to hearing from those who utilize the technology day in and day out.

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So we recently checked in on the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office in Auburn, NY. Motivated by cost and time savings, as well as efficiency, the office acquired their first affixed ALPR systems in 2014 through grant funds.

Below are the collective responses of the office’s members who have vehicles equipped with an ALPR system. Take a look at their thoughts on the technology, how they’ve put it to work, and what they think is the nicest feature.

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| Author Donna Murphy, tagged in alpr system, LPR, Missing Person, license plate recognition

Frequently Asked Questions About Our ELSAG LICENSE PLATE READERS

From our extremely knowledgeable sales team to our 24/7 technology support team, we’re always on call and happy to talk you through any questions or comments you might have as you research automatic license plate recognition systems. That said, we completely understand that sometimes you’re short on time, and all you might want are answers to some very specific questions.

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| Author Julio Valcarcel, tagged in alpr system, alpr technology, license plate data, license plate recognition

Why Your Agency Can’t Afford to NOT Have A License Plate Recognition System

There’s a reason local news stories these days often cover the acquisition of license plate recognition cameras—like this one out of Manatee County, Florida or this one in Laurie, Missouri—and that’s because this specific purchase is an absolute game-changer for anyone living and working in that area.

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| Author Julio Valcarcel, tagged in ALPR, alpr system, community safety, officer safety, ELSAG, license plate recognition

Why Officer Feedback Should Guide ALPR System Features

ALPR technology is one of the most important tools in an officer’s tool belt. That’s why it’s critical to work with an ALPR system provider that refines product features based on officer feedback.

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| Author Nate Maloney, tagged in alpr system, alpr technology, customer feedback, product refinement

4 Ways An ALPR System Protects Your Community And Patrol Officers

ALPR systems are an invaluable resource in helping to deter crime and keep communities safe. This technology is gaining popularity as officers become more familiar with its capabilities.

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| Author Nate Maloney, tagged in alpr system, community safety, officer safety, alpr data

3 Tips To Secure Grant Funding For An ALPR Law Enforcement System

Grant funding is a helpful avenue for law enforcement agencies to implement the latest technologies that aid in deterring crime and protecting the community. However, with agencies outnumbering available grants, it’s critical to know the keys to obtaining grant funding.

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| Author Nate Maloney, tagged in grant funding, alpr system, Law enforcement grants