Building community power TO ABOLISH the police state
The Stop LAPD Spying Coalition is a community group building power toward abolition of the police state. We were founded in 2011 and are based at the Los Angeles Community Action Network in Skid Row.
We are a community group working to build community power toward abolishing police surveillance.
Join our work by sending us an email introducing yourself or filling out our contact form.
Our work is largely funded through community donations. Your support is what makes our work sustainable.
We hold open community meetings every week
Our weekly Tuesday night community meetings on Zoom are a great way to get to know us. Those meetings are recorded and available on our YouTube. We also have a number of working groups that meet every week. To join any of our meetings, check out our calendar.
- Architecture of SurveillanceJoin us this Tuesday 9/26 at 6PM in person at LA CAN, for our monthly Data Driven Policing Meeting.
- WEEKLY UPDATE – Sep 22, 2023Check out what we’ve been out!
- General MeetingJoin us this Tuesday at 6pm, in person at LA CAN, for our monthly General Meeting.
- WEEKLY UPDATE – Sep 15, 2023Check out what we’ve been up to!
- War on YouthJoin us this Tuesday 9/12 at 6pm for our monthly War on Youth Webinar.
- WEEKLY UPDATE – Sep 8, 2023Check out what we’ve been up to!
Our Research and Resources
Our new community-based research report on the relationships between “data-driven policing” and real estate development, displacement, settler colonialism, and conquest. The report is available with interactive maps at automatingbanishment.org.
A copwatch tool that publishes headshot photos and other public records about LAPD officers
An interactive journey through the architecture police use to control us