Residents of the California port city of Oakland are pushing back by developing the first enforceable city legislation to regulate the purchase and use of surveillance equipment by law enforcement agencies. If approved, the legislation could make Oakland a national trailblazer for privacy rights campaigners alarmed at the rise of cameras, stingrays and other surveillance technologies used by law enforcement.
Off The Grid I think it looks good on paper. I applaud the city of Oakland for doing it. They should and so should other cities. Ive got news for you though: a federal law takes precedence over any local law. So even though they passed this at the local level, the federal law