Category Archives: In the News

ACTIVISTS GATHER DOWNTOWN TO PROTEST PROPOSED CALIFORNIA DRONE BILL

Protesters gathered outside Los Angeles City Hall Monday morning to show their opposition to a proposed bill on the use of drones, Sept. 14, 2014. By Marc Cota-Robles, ABC7 LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Protesters gathered outside Los Angeles City Hall Monday morning to show their opposition to Assembly Bill 1327, also known as the Drone … Continue reading ACTIVISTS GATHER DOWNTOWN TO PROTEST PROPOSED CALIFORNIA DRONE BILL

Residents Speak out About Possible L.A.P.D. Drones

The possibility of drones within the L.A.P.D. has residents worried. video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player By Kay Angrum, Annenberg TV News Video by Kay Angrum Members of the Stop L.A.P.D. Spying Coalition, Drone-Free L.A.P.D. and “No Drones, LA!” campaigns all gathered on the south steps of City Hall to express their frustration with the city’s … Continue reading Residents Speak out About Possible L.A.P.D. Drones

LAPD’s 2 Drones Will Remain Grounded During Policy Review, Police Commission Says Amid Protest

BY MELISSA PAMER AND MARK MESTER, KTLA5 A few days after Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti signaled his support of a state bill that would allow limited use of drone technology by law enforcement agencies, a community group was protesting at City Hall Monday in opposition to what it called the “militarization” of LAPD and the proposed … Continue reading LAPD’s 2 Drones Will Remain Grounded During Policy Review, Police Commission Says Amid Protest

THE LAPD THINKS IT’S AT WAR AND NOW IT HAS DRONES

By Charles Davis, Vice Anti-drone campaigners held their press conference just outside City Hall in downtown Los Angeles Police hate the word “drone” because they know the idea of flying robots patrolling the skies is, to many people, a bit too reminiscent of a cyber-punk dystopian hellscape. So when the Seattle Police Department announced that … Continue reading THE LAPD THINKS IT’S AT WAR AND NOW IT HAS DRONES

Una campaña de “No. Los Drones” en la Policía de LA

HispanTV Un nuevo sistema de vigilancia podría ser implementado por la Policía de Los Ángeles pero los activistas que luchan por los derechos de privacidad no están de acuerdo. Este tipo de aviones pequeños sin piloto a bordo es decir, comandados a control remoto, han sido ya utilizados por varias agencias militares alrededor del mundo … Continue reading Una campaña de “No. Los Drones” en la Policía de LA

Inician campaña para evitar el uso de los ‘drones’ en L.A.

Activistas consideran que el uso de los vehículos aéreos no tripulados en vez de ayudar a la seguridad, pueden ser una amenaza pública Story by Soudi Jiménez, Hoy LOS ÁNGELES.- Organizaciones no confían en el riesgo que podría representar el uso de dos vehículos no tripulados ‘drones’ en manos del Departamento de la Policía de … Continue reading Inician campaña para evitar el uso de los ‘drones’ en L.A.