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Amid burglary concerns, Woodside will install license plate readers in town

Original post made on Jul 28, 2022

Twenty license plate readers will be installed around Woodside despite concerns from some residents that the amount of crime in town does not warrant the privacy they'll lose by installing the readers.

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Posted by Jon Castor
a resident of Woodside: Woodside Heights
on Jul 28, 2022 at 1:23 pm

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I’m very glad to see our town join with neighboring towns to run this experiment. Hope these camera systems succeed by helping to deter crime and assist the police in apprehending suspects and recovering stolen property.

Posted by Robert Cronin
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Jul 28, 2022 at 1:36 pm

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Ah, but if you don't install facial recognition, you will miss all those bicyclists who don't have license plates.