How Cities Are Fighting Secret Surveillance

Predictive policing tools. License plate readers. Stingrays. As more and more surveillance tools fall into police’s hands, cities are trying to play catch up

CityLab
CityLab
Mar 2, 2018 · 5 min read
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A security camera hangs from the roof of the United Nations building, against the backdrop of New York City. Photo: Mike Segar/Reuters

By Tanvi Misra

A local government. A powerful private entity with controversial technology. A secret…

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