Police

08.24.16
French official threatens lawsuits over internet photos of police
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French official threatens lawsuits over internet photos of police

Nice's deputy mayor doesn't seem to understand how the internet (or police accountability) works.

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08.15.16
London police to create a troll-hunting social media unit
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London police to create a troll-hunting social media unit

The Online Hate Crime Hub will help identify trolls and provide more support to victims of online abuse.

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07.13.16
New Orleans adopts searchable video tech for police body cameras
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New Orleans adopts searchable video tech for police body cameras

The specialized tech is meant to make data searchable and simpler to digest.

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07.04.16
London police consider using drones to pursue motorbike thieves
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London police consider using drones to pursue motorbike thieves

UAVs could help tackle moped gangs who are put at risk in high-speed pursuits.

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06.02.16
NYPD's smartphone program is shortening crime response times
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NYPD's smartphone program is shortening crime response times

The time it takes for an officer to arrive at a crime in progress has dropped by over 12 percent.

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05.31.16
Court says police don't need warrants for phone location data
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Court says police don't need warrants for phone location data

An appeals court says your position info is up for grabs if you volunteered it to an app.

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