- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -

Mall becomes first in New Jersey to install license plate readers

Posted By admin On August 15, 2013 @ 11:07 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

Carol Gorga Williams and Larry Higgs
Asbury Park Press [1]
August 15, 2013

FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP — The next time you go shopping at the Freehold Raceway Mall, keep in mind: Big Brother will be watching.

License plate readers — which record the license plates of every car that enters and leaves the mall — have been installed over the entrances and exits to the Freehold mall as a counterterrorism measure. They are the first to be installed at a major shopping mall in the state.

Officials with the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office said the mall was selected because of its potential as a terrorist target.

“The Freehold Raceway Mall is one of the largest shopping malls in New Jersey,” said Cynthia Scott, spokeswoman for Sheriff Shaun Golden, in an email.

Full article here [1]

Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com

URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/mall-becomes-first-in-new-jersey-to-install-license-plate-readers.html

URLs in this post:

[1] Asbury Park Press: http://asburyparkpress.nj.newsmemory.com/publink.php?shareid=085208d9f

Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.