The Surveillance Issue

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ICE has struck a deal to track license plates across the US - The Verge https://www.theverge.com/2018/1/26/16932350/ice-immigration-customs-license-plate-recognition-contract-vigilant-solutions
Map: Social Media Monitoring by Police Departments, Cities, and Counties http://www.brennancenter.org/analysis/map-social-media-monitoring-police-departments-cities-and-counties
Surveillance technology could come under board scrutiny if city measure passes http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/surveillance-technology-could-come-under-board-scrutiny-if-city-measure/article_47b48a03-7430-59ba-a95f-7bb0b06f7a91.html
Who gets the security? In St. Louis, surveillance cameras mostly in wealthier, safer neighborhoods http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/who-gets-the-security-in-st-louis-surveillance-cameras-mostly/article_61f366bb-9d94-531f-bff0-f0c7b34581c8.html
Mardi Gras group, Soulard community groups raise $190,000 for 16 new security cameras http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/mardi-gras-group-soulard-community-groups-raise-for-new-security/article_e3aa6691-aab0-5939-b467-2a854f9607c9.html
Shaw association OKs $11,000 for surveillance cameras http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/shaw-association-oks-for-surveillance-cameras/article_ddaf0f93-add5-55c3-9efd-d2184ab4b5e2.html
Twitter Pulls Data Access for Police Surveillance Tools http://fortune.com/2016/12/11/twitter-police-surveillance-tools/
St. Louis surveillance camera network leads to over 200 arrests http://kplr11.com/2016/12/14/st-louis-surveillance-camera-network-leads-to-over-200-arrests/
Here's How Much a StingRay Cell Phone Surveillance Tool Costs https://motherboard.vice.com/read/heres-how-much-a-stingray-cell-phone-surveillance-tool-costs
Who Will Command The Robot Armies? http://idlewords.com/talks/robot_armies.htm
China's Xiongmai to recall up to 10,000 webcams after U.S. hack http://www.stltoday.com/business/local/china-s-xiongmai-to-recall-up-to-webcams-after-u/article_2c22ad87-c19f-50ce-b902-e293d5d0f867.html
Baltimore Aerial Surveillance Program Retained Data Despite 45-Day Privacy Policy Limit https://www.aclu.org/blog/free-future/baltimore-aerial-surveillance-program-retained-data-despite-45-day-privacy-policy
How police across the country are employing social media surveillance https://www.muckrock.com/news/archives/2016/may/18/followed/
Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking - ProPublica https://www.propublica.org/article/google-has-quietly-dropped-ban-on-personally-identifiable-web-tracking
ACLU finds social media sites gave data to company tracking black protesters https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/oct/11/aclu-geofeedia-facebook-twitter-instagram-black-lives-matter
Surveillance in the Post-Obama Era http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/09/opinion/sunday/surveillance-in-the-post-obama-era.html?_r=0
Yahoo Email Surveillance: the Next Front in the Fight Against Mass Surveillance https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2016/10/yahoo-email-surveillance-next-front-fight-against-mass-surveillance
Police officers abuse confidential databases, national AP investigation finds http://www.stltoday.com/news/national/across-u-s-police-officers-abuse-confidential-databases-ap-investigation/article_34fb7a1a-9faf-5608-af5b-b0ca61040117.html
Soulard home security cameras record man following women and trying to enter homes http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/soulard-home-security-cameras-record-man-following-women-and-trying/article_e9145f70-77cc-50b7-b4a2-afc257bfa7ce.html
How the PRISM Surveillance System Works http://people.howstuffworks.com/prism-surveillance-system.htm
Police Use of Social Media Surveillance Software is Escalating, and Activists are in the Digital Crosshairs | American Civil Liberties Union https://www.aclu.org/blog/free-future/police-use-social-media-surveillance-software-escalating-and-activists-are-digital
Secret Service agent's testimony shines light on use of shadowy cellphone tracker in St. Louis http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/secret-service-agent-s-testimony-shines-light-on-use-of/article_f37e0c1d-824c-5fad-b630-48084553cdf2.html
How Baltimore Became America?s Laboratory for Spy Tech https://www.wired.com/2016/09/baltimore-became-americas-testbed-surveillance-tech/
Chicago?s One Step Closer to All-Seeing Sensors https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/chicago-installs-citywide-sensors
The Baltimore Police Department's Secret Program of Mass Surveillance http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/08/the-sneaky-program-to-spy-on-baltimore-from-above/497588/
Study Links Police Bodycams to Increase in Shooting Deaths - Law Blog - WSJ http://blogs.wsj.com/law/2016/08/12/study-links-police-bodycams-to-increase-in-shooting-deaths/
Cameras in the 27th Ward http://www.kmov.com/story/32697622/crime-cameras-now-set-up-in-high-crime-st-louis-neighborhood
Resource
Police ONE https://www.policeone.com/
Community Control Over Police Surveillance https://www.aclu.org/feature/community-control-over-police-surveillance
SLMPD Real Time Crime Center http://www.slmpd.org/RealTimeCrimeCenter.shtml

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ACLU finds social media sites gave data to company tracking black protesters Link
Artificial Intelligence for Real-Time Traffic Management Link
Baltimore Aerial Surveillance Program Retained Data Despite 45-Day Privacy Policy Limit Link
Cameras in the 27th Ward Link
Chicago?s One Step Closer to All-Seeing Sensors Link
China's Xiongmai to recall up to 10,000 webcams after U.S. hack Link
Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking - ProPublica Link
Here's How Much a StingRay Cell Phone Surveillance Tool Costs Link
How Baltimore Became America?s Laboratory for Spy Tech Link
How police across the country are employing social media surveillance Link
How police hide use of force incidents from the public Link
How the PRISM Surveillance System Works Link
ICE has struck a deal to track license plates across the US - The Verge Link
Map: Social Media Monitoring by Police Departments, Cities, and Counties Link
Mardi Gras group, Soulard community groups raise $190,000 for 16 new security cameras Link
Organizers turn in signatures, advance plan to buy St. Louis police body cameras Link
Police officers abuse confidential databases, national AP investigation finds Link
Police turn body cams into tools for public relations, not accountability Link
Police Use of Social Media Surveillance Software is Escalating, and Activists are in the Digital Crosshairs | American Civil Liberties Union Link
Secret Service agent's testimony shines light on use of shadowy cellphone tracker in St. Louis Link
Shaw association OKs $11,000 for surveillance cameras Link
SLMPD unveils Real Time Intelligence Center Link
Soulard home security cameras record man following women and trying to enter homes Link
St. Louis officials OK trial of police body cameras Link
St. Louis surveillance camera network leads to over 200 arrests Link
State Senator’s Push for Police Body Cameras in St. Louis Link
Study Links Police Bodycams to Increase in Shooting Deaths - Law Blog - WSJ Link
Surveillance in the Post-Obama Era Link
Surveillance technology could come under board scrutiny if city measure passes Link
The Baltimore Police Department's Secret Program of Mass Surveillance Link
Twitter Pulls Data Access for Police Surveillance Tools Link
Who gets the security? In St. Louis, surveillance cameras mostly in wealthier, safer neighborhoods Link
Who Will Command The Robot Armies? Link
Yahoo Email Surveillance: the Next Front in the Fight Against Mass Surveillance Link