CCTV To Track Vehicles Using Licence Plates
Date: Thursday, December 22 @ 07:00:50 GMT
Topic: Tracking

Interesting news from The Indpendent this morning: surveillance using CCTV is intended to track vehicles in Britain. There is no use of GPS technology. There needn't be a request for consent from drivers either.
"Britain is to become the first country in the world where the movements of all vehicles on the roads are recorded. A new national surveillance system will hold the records for at least two years.

Using a network of cameras that can automatically read every passing number plate, the plan is to build a huge database of vehicle movements so that the police and security services can analyse any journey a driver has made over several years."
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