Are Licence Number Plate Personal Info?

New police scanner technology scans cheap number plates and GPS location, allowing officers to match to stolen vehicles, unlicensed or uninsured drivers. If there is a match the system stores the plate number and GPS location for two years. This technology has sparked the question as to whether or not your licence plate number is your personal information. Personally I believe that the number itself personal, but when matched with location and timestamp, it could be abused.

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