Just Security called the San Francisco Police Department’s withdrawal from the JTTF and example for other cities to follow, emphasizing the importance of holding law enforcement agencies accountable.
Seattle Takes First Step Toward Limiting the Surveillance State
SEATTLE (Aug. 1, 2017) – Yesterday, the Seattle City Council passed an ordinance taking the first step toward limiting the unchecked use of surveillance technologies that violate basic privacy rights and feed into the broader national surveillance state. This offers a blueprint we can follow in Lexington. Councilmember Lorena González sponsored CB 118930. Under the new law, city departments, including …
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