The SFPD Now Has More Stuff on Its Radio Cars, the Better to See and Catch You With

Not sure what these circular black things are here:

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First, I thought they were SkyCop-type mobile license plate scanners like these these new things the meter maids have…

…but now I don’t know.

I suppose those black cylinders could be lights or something…

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4 Responses to “The SFPD Now Has More Stuff on Its Radio Cars, the Better to See and Catch You With”

  1. rick says:

    I think those are mics that are able to locate where shots are fired.

  2. sfcitizen says:

    Like ShotSpotter? Wow, didn’t think about that…

  3. Jack Walker says:

    can SFPD find there way out of a paper bag?

  4. SFBooter says:

    They are both camera systems. SFPD reads for stolen and vehicles wanted in connection with a crime. The ones on top of the DPT van scan for stolen and “SCOFFLAW” (unpaid parking tickets) vehicles.

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