Parallel to our community-led work, we have recently reached out and built relationships with legal academicians and practitioners to strengthen the work of our campaign in the face of insidious LAPD initiatives such as the recently enacted Intelligence Gathering Guidelines (IGG). In the coming months we will: Partner with the National Lawyers Guild to develop … Continue reading Lawyer’s Summit
If criminalizing innocent behavior resulting from SO 1 and iWATCH was not enough, LAPD is all set to get extraordinary powers to infiltrate, plant informants and open secret files based on anonymous tips. On August 28th, beside revisions to SO 1, the LAPD submitted another proposal that would dangerously change LAPD’s intelligence guidelines. These proposed … Continue reading LAPD to get more powers to infiltrate, plant informants and assume fictitious identities – Police Commission set to Legitimize Red Squad style police operations
On June 19th the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition met with LAPD Assistant Chief Michel Moore and Commander Blake Chow. Read the follow up letter….
Documents show NYPD infiltrated liberal groups FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2012 by Adam Goldman and Matt Apuzzo Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Undercover NYPD officers attended meetings of liberal political organizations and kept intelligence files on activists who planned protests around the country, according to interviews and documents that show how police have used counterterrorism … Continue reading Documents show NYPD infiltrated liberal groups
As expected, the community “symposium” held by LAPD on Thursday April 26, 2012 was nothing more than a PR event and a failed attempt to sell the intelligence gathering program called “Suspicious Activity Reporting” (SAR) to concerned communities. Although the “symposium” was billed as a community event, it was clear from the attendance that LAPD … Continue reading LAPD FAILS TO ANSWER CRITICAL QUESTIONS AT APRIL 26TH “SYMPOSIUM”
The community action on Tuesday April 10th started bright and early with a 10 ft banner held by community members on an overpass on the 101 freeway reading “Stop LAPD Spying.org”. People honked in agreement and at one point over a dozen LAPD officers on motorcycles caravanned by and reminded the banner holders that they … Continue reading April 10th Community Action and Press Conference a Huge Success!!
On April 9th, 2012 the Stop LAPD Spying: Campaign to Rescind Special Orders 1 and 11 filed request for records pursuant to the California Public Records Act (PRA). The PRA was filed in partnership with the Los Angeles Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild. Additional legal support is being provided by the Asian Pacific American … Continue reading Stop LAPD Spying Coalition Files Public Records Act Request
Sick of Big Brother watching over us constantly? Angry being considered “suspicious” and “other”? Concerned about the growing Police State and violation of Privacy? Want to stop LAPD from turning our communities into snitches? Join us for a rally and press conference on April 10 at 8:30am. More information via the flyer below or the … Continue reading April 10 Call To Action
With all this talk about LAPD’s Special Order 11, it makes sense to have the order itself accessible. Here’s the order: LAPD S.O. 11