NYPD ordered to release documents on facial recognition use during 2020 BLM protests
A judge sided with Amnesty International and the Surveillance Technology Oversight Project.
On Aug 2, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘They don’t want a paper trail’: TikToker says towing company illegally charged her double the maximum fee in cash
'Honestly, so smart to do research I would’ve paid the 250.'
On Jun 17, 2022 by Braden Bjella
‘We’re all afraid’: Women are feeling increasingly unsafe on NYC’s public transit
'The subway has been so scary lately.'
On Jun 10, 2022 by Kathleen Wong
‘Can someone explain to me why the f*ck the NYPD has merch?’: Police sweatshirt on sale for $50 sparks debate
'They tryna get funding.'
On Jun 8, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins
‘This is cruelty on display’: Cops roasted for ‘bragging’ about arresting people who allegedly stole things like diapers
‘Thank f*cking god those kids won't have diapers tonight, thank you officers.'
On Feb 17, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
‘Their motto is to protect and serve but never wear masks’: Viral TikTok shows large group of cops riding the subway maskless (updated)
Many viewers saw the video as an example of police officers acting 'above the law.'
On Jan 29, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino
‘Absolutely inexcusable’: Unmasked cop in subway station throws out man who asked him to mask up
The officers did not face disciplinary action.
On Oct 21, 2021 by Samira Sadeque
Documents reveal NYPD’s secretive ‘surveillance slush fund’
At least $159 million was spent since 2007.
On Aug 10, 2021 by Mikael Thalen
TikToker shares video of alleged cop drinking on the hood of his car
The purported NYPD sergeant reportedly sat on the man's car for 'blocking his driveway.'
On Jul 27, 2021 by Mikael Thalen
‘Y’all are stalking us’: Video shows police in riot gear on bikes chasing park goers
Police arrested more than 23 people during the curfew enforcement.
On Jun 8, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
Tech newsletter: Inside the NYPD’s ‘Orwellian’ surveillance network
Here is a look at tech and politics news from the last week.
On Jun 8, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich
There are over 15,000 cameras in New York that police can use for facial recognition, study finds
The findings are part of a 'Ban the Scan' campaign.
On Jun 3, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich
Video shows police car hitting protesters at George Floyd rally
"He, not his legacy, should live on today."
On May 26, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
NYPD gets rid of police robot dog after public pressure
'I am glad the robot dog has been put down.'
On Apr 29, 2021 by Mikael Thalen