The four stages of local authority parking enforcement. The ticket, the unmarked Automatic Number Plate Registration van equipped with four cameras. Genuine law enforcement officers would advertise their authority as do police cars and speed detector vans. NoT so the self employed bounty hunters looking for a easy kill via stealth rather then honesty.
_Not so bounty hunters looking for a quick kill.
The clamp - ALWAYS used without any genuine warrant of control.
The hidden compound. They think that they can hide your car. Why would any honest enforcement agent do that ?
It makes senses to protect yourself from all this madness.