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I'm running LBP Privacy Guard, and every 30 minutes or so I get a warning that Google Maps is trying to request my location.

Why is this, and how can I prevent this?

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Have you Latitude running? – Flow Jul 16 '12 at 16:45
It is installed, but I've never used it.. – nhaarman Jul 16 '12 at 16:52

Have you tried switching off "location sharing"?

It is under "Privacy settings" in settings menu. Read more here

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