As a coalition founded on the principles of people power and strong communities, the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition extends its deepest condolences…….
Click HERE or on the image below to read the LAPD Inspector General Suspicious Activity Reporting System Audit.
The People’s Audit is intended to present the limited information that is available to date, highlight the lack of information available to the public, and reflect LA residents’ viewpoints on these unjust policies that are broadly enforced under the pretext of national security. To view a PDF version of the People’s Audit, click HERE or … Continue reading Stop LAPD Spying Coalition Releases The People’s Audit
In this work, documents pile up. Because we are doing this work together, we are posting the following documents which underscore why this work is important and that science is on the side of the community. SO1 Revisions There was a revised version of LAPD Special Order 1 issued in August of 2012. We don’t … Continue reading SO1 Revisions; Intelligence Gathering Guild-lines; and National Academy of Sciences Report on Data Mining and Behavioral Surveillance
Audio from January 19 StopLAPDSpying Community Townhall With almost 150 diverse community members present, several participants commented that the January 19th Townhall was informative, educational, and empowering. The townhall affirmed the pervasive and rapidly expanding spying and surveillance apparatus: impacts everyone and not just one community or another; continues the national security rhetoric, which needs … Continue reading Stories, Solutions and Movement Building Were Key Themes at the January 19th Community Townhall
The Stop LAPD Spying Coalition invites you to a Community Townhall on Saturday January 19th, 2013 at 2PM at Chuco’s Justice Center. The “War at Home” has been going on for far too long on our collective human rights. Click HERE to RSVP on the Community Townhall Facebook Event Page. Everyday new surveillance and spying … Continue reading COMMUNITY TOWNHALL!
Click HERE to read the full Article on Slate. “Massive New Surveillance Program Uncovered by Wall Street Journal” By Ryan Gallagher for Slate (December 13, 2012) When a former senior White House official describes a nationwide surveillance effort as “breathtaking,” you know civil liberties activists are preparing for a fight. The Wall Street Journal reported … Continue reading Massive New Surveillance Program Uncovered
LA Fusion Spy Center Locks Down in Face of Community Demands! Over a hundred community members surrounded the Los Angeles Area Fusion Spy Center on Thursday December 13th in Norwalk demanding an end to invasion of privacy, assault on civil liberties, and waste of public resources. Several people were surrounded by LA sheriffs and private … Continue reading Community Storms Fusion Spy Center
Click HERE to read the entire Privacy SOS post. “Stop LAPD SpyingCoalition visits the regional fusion center” (Posted December 17, 2012) The Stop LAPD Spying Coalition has a simple goal: to end dragnet police spying that treats everyone as a potential suspect. The … Continue reading From Privacy SOS: “Stop LAPD Spying Coalition visits the regional fusion center”