Ascension Parish rolls out license plate recognition patrol vehicle

Let’s say someone is riding around Ascension Parish in a car that’s stolen or was part of a crime. With this new, high-tech camera roaming parish roads, chances are the bad guys won’t get too far. Every time a license plate recognition patrol vehicle passes a car, the license plate reader system din

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