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News - May 21, 2014

City moves to limit use of surveillance data

by Sandy Brundage

In a rare split for the current Menlo Park City Council, members voted 3-2 to take the first step toward enacting an ordinance governing the use of surveillance data by law enforcement, despite the police department's opposition.

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Posted by Hmmm
a resident of another community
on May 21, 2014 at 11:37 am

It's like the opening of a bad joke: "A cop, a rabbi and a nurse walk into a bar..." Web Link

Naw, nothing can go wrong when some of society's most trusted, upstanding members - such as a police chief - spy on citizens.


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