Surveillance State Continues Growing Out Of Control Thanks To Stingray

Activist Post By Chris “Kikila” Perrin   Police surveillance is, one might argue, necessary. In an effort to detect and arrest criminals, the police require a certain array of tactics that can help them gather evidence that leads to prosecution of guilty parties. Problems arise, however, when that surveillance and investigation transcend the direct, the… Read More Surveillance State Continues Growing Out Of Control Thanks To Stingray

New Report Warns Of Growing Biometric Surveillance State

Activist Post By Derrick Broze   A recently released report from the Center for Privacy and Technology is calling attention to the growing danger of facial recognition software. Georgetown Law University’s Center for Privacy and Technology has released a new report detailing how law enforcement is using facial recognition software without the knowledge or consent of… Read More New Report Warns Of Growing Biometric Surveillance State

Study: 1 in 2 American Adults Already In Facial Recognition Network

Vocativ By Kevin Collier   Half of all American adults are already in some sort of facial recognition network accessible to law enforcement, according to a comprehensive new study. Conducted over a year and relying in part on Freedom of Information and public record requests to 106 law enforcement agencies, the study, conducted by Georgetown… Read More Study: 1 in 2 American Adults Already In Facial Recognition Network

Local Police Using CIA-funded Software to Track All Citizens’ Social Media Posts

The New American by Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.   Local police departments are using software developed by a CIA-funded company to monitor citizens’ social media posts and their physical locations in real time 24 hours a day. Stories from across the country have revealed that several local law enforcement agencies — in Seattle, Chicago, Philadelphia,… Read More Local Police Using CIA-funded Software to Track All Citizens’ Social Media Posts

Array of Things Allow Chicago To Spy On Entire City: “Wake Up And Realize We’re Just Servants”

SHTFplan by Mac Slavo   Chicago is launching a creepy new campaign to blanket the mega-city in more surveillance through its Array of Things, creating a network of (at least) 500 sensors devices that will be shared in a growing Big Data cloud. As The Chicago Tribune reports:. The first of a network of data-collecting… Read More Array of Things Allow Chicago To Spy On Entire City: “Wake Up And Realize We’re Just Servants”

Big Brother: Secret Cameras Have Been Warrantlessly Recording This Entire City’s Every Move from Above

The Daily Sheeple by Claire Bernish   Editor’s Note: They say this is only being done in Baltimore, but let’s be honest with ourselves. This is probably going on across the nation. Baltimore Police didn’t bother to inform the public (or anyone, for that matter) when they implemented a privately-funded mass surveillance program in January… Read More Big Brother: Secret Cameras Have Been Warrantlessly Recording This Entire City’s Every Move from Above

SURPRISE: Vancouver Police Are Using Secretive “Stingray” Cellphone Surveillance

Activist Post By Derrick Broze   Image Credit: TheFreeThoughtProject.com Vancouver police have become the first Canadian police force to admit to using a controversial cellphone monitoring tool sometimes known as a Stingray. Amidst mounting pressure from civil liberties groups, the Vancouver Police have confirmed that they have used a cell site simulator, popularly known as… Read More SURPRISE: Vancouver Police Are Using Secretive “Stingray” Cellphone Surveillance