Follow the Coalition: Drone-Free LAPD/No Drones, LA Meeting: Join us, Tuesday, February 3rd at 6:30pm for our Monthly Drone-Free LAPD/No Drones, LA Meeting at LA CAN – 838 E. 6th Street, Los Angeles, x-street Gladys. LAPD Inspector General to Release 2014 Suspicious Activity Report Audit The LAPD Office of the Inspector General will be … Continue reading LAPD Inspector General to Release 2014 Suspicious Activity Report Audit
Hundreds of people across the country—Charlotte, Dallas, Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and others–gathered in their communities on Thursday April 10th to demand that fusion centers be shut down, de-funded, and Suspicious Activity Reports (SAR) released to their communities. In Los Angeles, over 150 Angelenos gathered outside the Joint Regional Intelligence Center also … Continue reading Shut down the Spy Centers!
General Meeting Summary This past Tuesday, November 19th, the Coalition held its general meeting at Los Angeles Community Action Network. Coalition member Hamid Khan presented on the history of intelligence led policing, exposing the connections between predictive policing tactics that include information collection and SAR. Also discussed was the Human Relations Commission hearings on SAR, … Continue reading Update : Planning for HRC Hearings & Neighborhood Council Outreach
Last week we shared that the Los Angeles Human Relations Commission voted in favor of holding public hearings on the Los Angeles Police Department’s use of Suspicious Activity Reporting, gang injunctions and other public safety issues. This is a step forward and an opportunity for us to hold the HRC accountable in making sure they … Continue reading Coalition Update : HRC SAR Hearings in the Media and on Our Action Plan
Last Tuesday, September 17th, the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition held its monthly meeting at the UCLA Downtown Labor Center and shared its “Surveillance 101” Presentation. Over 45 participants attended and learned about LAPD spying and how we can stop it together. On Thursday, October 10th, 10 am at City Hall, we will return to the … Continue reading Update: Pressuring LA City Human Relations Commission and SARs In The News