Webinar – Tiny Constables: Computerized License Plate Readers and the Fourth Modification


Thursday, April 11, 2024 (2:00-3:30pm ET)
Free-to-attend webinar provided by NACDL’s Fourth Modification Heart

Computerized License Plate Reader (ALPR) surveillance methods are getting extra subtle and cheaper, that means they’re more and more accessible to police. ALPRs can collect details about individuals and their actions, however regulation enforcement additionally use them creatively: creating associations between automobiles and figuring out “suspicious” journey patterns. As extra police departments use ALPRs in new methods, protection legal professionals must be ready. Be part of NACDL’s Fourth Modification Heart to study extra about these methods, the circumstances affecting regulation on open roads, and the way to problem this proof in your individual case. This system is free and you don’t want to be a NACDL member to attend. Registration is required and out there right here.

Audio system:
Sidney Thaxter
Sidney serves as a Senior Litigator for the Fourth Modification Heart at NACDL, which supplies the protection bar with assets and litigation assist designed to protect privateness rights within the digital age. Sidney focuses on new and rising digital surveillance together with: location monitoring, communication interception, system searches, authorities hacking, biometric identification, and information assortment. Beforehand Sidney was the top of the Digital Forensic Follow on the Bronx Defenders the place he suggested attorneys on social media, system extraction and evaluation, GPS proof, cell web site evaluation, cellphone and IP data, digital search warrants, and eavesdropping warrants, amongst different issues. He additionally served as a Employees Lawyer, dealing with all ranges of circumstances from misdemeanors to homicides, the Lawyer Supervisor of the Investigation Follow, a member of the Murder Follow Group and the Forensic Follow Group. Sidney holds a J.D. from CUNY Faculty of Legislation in 2011. Whereas at CUNY Legislation Sidney was the recipient of the Charles H. Revson Public Curiosity Fellowship, a member of the Suspension Illustration Challenge, in addition to the Nationwide Lawyer’s Guild police misconduct undertaking. As a pupil lawyer with the CUNY Grownup Defender Clinic, Sidney represented shoppers charged with misdemeanor offenses in Queens. Sidney was an intern with The Bronx Defenders, the Authorized Support Society, and Fisher Byrialsen & Kreizer, a personal felony regulation and civil rights agency. Previous to regulation faculty, Sidney was an investigator for the Authorized Support Society in Manhattan.

Julian Wallace
Julian is the Training and Analysis Affiliate for the 4th Modification Heart. On this position, she helps the Heart’s coverage and litigation work, which goals to assist protection legal professionals defend privateness in a county able to mass digital surveillance. She graduated with Honors from the College of Arizona, the place she studied Political Science and Sociology and wrote her Honors Thesis on the commodification of non-public behavioral information.


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