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Companies join police in using sophisticated cameras to track our cars

Add this to the ever-growing list of ways our information is being tracked and even commoditized: Repo men armed with sophisticated cameras are collecting details on the whereabouts of our cars, whether we are debtors or not.

A Texas company selling the cameras to the repo businesses is marketing the data they collect to auto lending firms. A sister company is giving its police customers access to the same information in a separate database. And the police are sharing the data they are gathering with each other.

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