Nashville, TN: Law enforcement, ACLU differ on privacy of license plater reader cameras

The American Civil Liberties Union is outspoken on the subject of license plate readers. They deem the technology acceptable when used for AMBER alerts, kidnappings and violent crimes. Policy Director Brandon Tucker had reservations. “They’re used around the clock, they collect millions of license plates,” Tucker said. “You can piece together where someone goes to and comes from with a pretty comprehensive picture.”