The latest news from the Vancouver Police Department is that they will be implementing license plate reader technology so that they'll know where the bad guys are, however, in that sweeping scan they'll also be picking up the good guys plates, and hanging on to all the information, indefinitely.
Sounds like Harper's Bill C-30
If, ICBC can't share photos which are part and parcel of a Driver's license, which are covered by the Motor Vehicle Act and FOI, what about the license plates themselves? Are they too now off limits to the Police, without a warrant, they certainly are when Google was forced to remove all indication on cars, and people, in their StreetView program.
Is this one of the reasons that users of the new Port Mann Bridge will be offered FREE Decals to count their many trips?