Puyallup WA PD

Transparency Portal

Last Updated: Fri Feb 23 2024
Overview
The Puyallup Police Department uses Flock Safety technology to capture objective evidence without compromising individual privacy. Puyallup PD utilizes retroactive search tools to solve crimes after they've occurred. Additionally, Puyallup PD utilizes real time alerting of stolen vehicles, wanted criminals and missing persons to address crime and to serve our community. In an effort to ensure proper usage of this technology, PPD has made the below policies and usage statistics available to the public.
Policies
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 Puyallup PD and is never sold to 3rd parties.
Prohibited Uses
Immigration enforcement, traffic enforcement, harassment 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
Hotlists are license plates entered into the system due to being: stolen, stolen plate, missing person, violent person, arrest warrants. Hotlist hits are required to be human verified prior to action.
Usage
Data retention (in days)
30 days
Number of owned cameras
2
External organizations with access
Aberdeen WA PD, Airway Heights WA PD, Amberley Village OH PD, Ankeny IA PD, Anna TX PD, Arlington PD (WA), Auburn WA PD, Avon CO PD, Benton County WA SO, Black Diamond WA PD, Branson MO PD, Buncombe County NC SO, Centralia PD (WA), Chanute KS PD, Chehalis WA PD, Chesterfield County VA PD, Chesterton IN PD , Clyde Hill WA PD, Coffeyville KS PD, Danville KY PD, De Pere WI PD, Des Moines WA PD, Eatonville WA PD, Grand Island NE PD, Grandview WA PD, Hoquiam WA PD, Kennewick WA PD, Kent WA PD, Klickitat County WA SO, Lakewood WA PD, Liberty Lake WA PD, Mabton WA PD, Mackinaw IL PD, Marysville PD WA, Medina WA PD, Moses Lake WA PD, Moxee WA PD, Napavine WA PD, New York State Police NY, Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations, Omak WA PD, Ontario CA PD, Othello WA PD, Overland Park KS PD, Pacific WA PD, Pasco PD - WA, Pittsboro IN PD, Prescott AZ PD, Radcliff KY PD, Richland WA PD, Richland PD WA, Richmond VA PD, Scarborough ME PD, Scottsdale AZ PD, Selah WA PD, Spokane County WA SO, Springfield MO PD, Sterling Heights MI PD, Sunnyside WA PD, Texas Financial Crimes Intelligence Center, Thornton CO PD, Tieton WA PD, Toppenish WA PD, Town of Harrah WA, Town of Hunts Point WA, Tukwila WA PD, Union Gap WA PD, US Postal Inspection Service, Vacaville CA PD, Vancouver WA PD, Villa Rica GA PD, Wapato WA PD, Warden WA PD, Waukesha WI PD, West Richland WA PD, West Terre Haute IN PD, Wichita Falls TX PD , Wyoming OH PD, Yakima County WA SO, Yakima WA PD, Zillah WA PD
Hotlists Alerted On
NCIC, NCMEC Amber Alert
Vehicles detected in the last 30 days
138,924
Hotlist hits in the last 30 days
56
Searches in the last 30 days
109
Additional Info
Glossary
Amber Alert: Missing/Endangered child associated with a known vehicle Hotlist: A list comprised of vehicles added to the system for the purposes of recovering a missing person or intercepting a vehicle associated with a person of interest for reasons including warrants, stolen vehicles, stolen plates, violent offenses. NCMEC: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children NCIC: National Crime Information Center