Police cars equipped with Axon Enterprise’s newly released artificial intelligence cameras will be able to automatically “look” at numerous license plates and find the ones needing attention.
The added capability of AI sifting out law-abiding plates and only flagging plates of interest allows officers to stay focused on the job. Police departments can set up alerts for license plates suspected of being connected with vehicle theft, human trafficking, and other offenses.
This tech does present a new set of ethical dilemmas, and it still isn’t government regulated. Consider that, in theory, Axon will have data on thousands of vehicles, including where they go and when they go.
Read the article at USA Today.