Los Gatos Monte Sereno PD - CA

Transparency Portal

Last Updated: Sun Sep 24 2023
Los Gatos Monte Sereno PD uses Flock Safety technology to capture objective evidence without compromising individual privacy. Los Gatos Monte Sereno PD utilizes retroactive search to solve crimes after they've occurred. Additionally, Los Gatos Monte Sereno PD utilizes real-time alerting of hotlist vehicles to capture wanted criminals. In an effort to ensure proper usage and guardrails are in place, they have made the below policies and usage statistics available to the public.
What's Detected
License Plates, Vehicles
What's Not Detected
Facial recognition, People, Gender, Race
Acceptable Use Policy
Data is used for law enforcement purposes only. Data is owned by Los Gatos Monte Sereno PD and is never sold to 3rd parties.
Prohibited Uses
Immigration enforcement, traffic enforcement, harrassment or intimidation, usage based solely on a protected class (i.e. race, sex, religion), Personal use.
Access Policy
All system access requires a valid reason and is stored indefinitely.
Hotlist Policy
Hotlist hits are required to be human verified prior to action.
Data retention (in days)
30 days
Number of owned cameras
External organizations with access
Campbell CA PD, Gilroy CA PD, Los Alto Hills CA PD, Milpitas CA PD, Morgan Hill CA PD, Mountain View CA PD, Palo Alto CA PD, San Jose CA PD, Santa Clara County CA SO, Santa Clara PD - CA
Hotlists Alerted On
California SVS, NCMEC Amber Alert
Vehicles detected in the last 30 days
Hotlist hits in the last 30 days
Searches in the last 30 days