October 1, 2018

Watch in this video as Chief Greenwood answer questions about the BPD secret surveillance of residents (around 30:00 minutes in) for the past few "decades". He continues with discussion of doxxing, antifa and BPD efforts. Apparently Ben Bartlett just happened to be the...

September 30, 2018

Video from the September 26 PRC meeting shows Berkeley Police admitting they have been SECRETLY RECORDING citizens for decades without any policy. WTF!!!! Check out 24 minutes in and see Lt. Files explain that "there are no General Orders because we don't need them!"


July 20, 2016

The Berkeley Police Department will soon get body cameras. The policy on how the cameras will be used will be discussed by City Council tomorrow at 5:30 pm. At this point, it looks like the cameras will simply be a police tool for spying and has NO benefit to the peopl...

June 15, 2013

This is an op-ed we have written in response to a plainclothes police officer showing up at our May 30th “Cops or Counselors?” event. Officer David Bartalini (#154) was allegedly off-duty, but in addition to being a cop, he sits on the board of the Berkeley Police Asso...

May 15, 2012

Berkeley Police Department is currently seeking funding and training from UASI (Urban Areas Security Initiative- a Homeland Security program that trains local police departments in urban warfare.) Berkeley Police are now trying to buy a giant armored vehicle that will...

March 15, 2012

Coalition for a Safe San Francisco

For Immediate Release: San Francisco, March 13, 2012

Ordinance to Prevent SFPD-FBI Abuse Passes Board of Supervisors with 6 Votes!

Community disappointed by “No” votes from Progressive Supervisors Cohen and Wiener, and look to Mayor Lee...

February 13, 2012

More on Cognitech from SF Chronicle:

February 6, 2012

A Pasadena forensic video enhancement software company has donated its technology to Oakland police to help in capturing the goings-on at Occupy Oakland demonstrations, the company announced in a statement.

At the requ...

February 13, 2012

08 Feb 2012:  The LAPD is fighting crime from a high-tech war room that gives it eyes all over the city. The surveillance hub is now a model for police forces around the world and KCAL9 got an exclusive tour inside from Chief Charlie Beck. “We are targets on our own so...

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