TV News LIES

Wednesday, May 25th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Domestic (USA) NYPD Sued Over Spycams; Video 911?

NYPD Sued Over Spycams; Video 911?

E-mail Print PDF

The New York Police Department is happy to talk about its plans to ring lower Manhattan with thousands of security cameras. But the Department won't say exactly where the cameras are, or what will be done with the data. So now the New York City Liberties Union is suing the NYPD, to force 'em to fess up on the spycams.


“The NYPS is planning blanket surveillance of millions of law-abiding New Yorkers, but it refuses to disclose even the simplest details of this costly proposal,” the NYCLU's Donna Lieberman tells the New York Times. “A plan of this scope, expense and intrusiveness demands robust public debate and legislative oversight. The public has a right to this information.”

So why won't the NYPD just share its plans? Well, let's just say they're not too fond of the NYCLU over at One Police Plaza. So  I'm sure the incentive to cooperate is rather low. But here's another guess: The plans are being kept close because they'll reveal that the camera system won't work quite as well as advertised. 

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Texas board of education vote is critical for conservatives – and US schools

Texas school board electionThe question of how extreme is too extreme for Texas Republican voters may be answered on...

Supreme Court gives black death-row inmate new life

Timothy FosterThe Supreme Court Monday took a major step towards overturning a Georgia murder convict's death sentence...

Appeals court throws out Bank of America $1.27 billion penalty

BOA fine thrown outA U.S. appeals court today threw out a $1.27 billion penalty levied against Bank of America...

U.S. justices rule against Virginia Republicans in black voters case

SCOTUSThe Supreme Court on Monday left in place a lower court's ruling that Virginia's Republican-led legislature...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!