Can ALPR data be released outside of law enforcement?

Captured plate data obtained in accordance with Chapter 20 Article 3D of N.C.G.S. is confidential and not a public record as that term is defined in N.G.G.S. 132-1. Data shall not be disclosed except to a federal, State, or local law enforcement agency or public safety purpose pursuant to a written request from the requesting agency. N.C.G.S. 20-183. 22 defines a law enforcement agency as “any agency or officer of the State of North Carolina or any political subdivision thereof who is empowered by the laws of this State to conduct investigations or to make arrests and any attorney, including the Attorney General of North Carolina, authorized by the laws of this State to prosecute or participate in the prosecution of those persons arrested or persons who may be subject to civil actions related to or concerning an arrest. (2015-190, s. 1.)

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1. What is an ALPR?
2. How does an ALPR work?
3. Does an ALPR capture any Personally Identifiable Information (PII)?
4. Does the ALPR capture the passengers of the vehicle or their personal information?
5. Will ALPRs be used for traffic enforcement?
6. Can ALPR devices see into my vehicle and use facial recognition software?
7. Is every ALPR image reviewed?
8. Does the ALPR system provide constant surveillance of my location?
9. Where are ALPR cameras located?
10. How is the system audited?
11. How will you address cybersecurity related to the cameras?
12. Can ALPR data be released outside of law enforcement?
13. What efforts will an officer have to make to ensure the ALPR data is accurate?
14. What data does an ALPR system collect?
15. What is the retention period for the data collected?
16. How will it be destroyed?
17. How will destruction be confirmed?
18. Under what circumstances will the data be retained for a longer period of time?
19. How long with the ALPRs be in use?