Posts Tagged ‘ShotSpotters’

Telemetry Transceivers, Baker Street, Western Addition, San Francisco

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

No these aren’t brand-new ShotSpotter gunfire detectors, as I initially thought.

They’re telemetry transceivers to give MUNI vehicles signal priority, per the Richmond District Blog:

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Now here’s a shot from 2011 on Scott Street in the Western Addition – I don’t know what all this stuff is:

I don’t think any of them have anything to do with signal priority…

Check Out This Light Pole in the Western Addition: The SFPD Sees All and Hears All, Looks Like

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

As seen on Scott Street near the Divco / NoPA / Alamo Square area.

How many detectors / transceivers / ShotSpotters / etc. can you count?

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Of course the cops from other locales laugh at our low-tech anti-crime cameras, but oh well…