Police Use of Social Media Surveillance Software Is Escalating, and Activists Are in the Digital Crosshairs
Speaking out against police violence or government overreach shouldn’t land you in a surveillance database.
Transparency helps Americans decide if an injustice has been done, and builds confidence in the wheels of justice when it has
"Gotta cover our ass," said one trooper. "Let's give him something," said another.
They told him they did not really think he was the perpetrator, but wanted to reassure his elderly neighbor.
Going nuclear on surveillance: collecting a DNA sample from a juvenile for riding a bike without lights.
Only through strict oversight and transparency rules can we curb illegal and discriminatory uses of surveillance technology.
The technology can continuously monitor a 30-square-mile area and track any vehicle or pedestrian within that area
The powerful images that are fueling a new civil rights movement rely on private companies to see the light of day.