Monthly Archives: October 2012

Police Departments Won’t Say if They Use Cellphone ID Tech

Device that pegs your phone in a crowd reflects a ‘massive invasion of privacy’ says BC civil liberties director. By Andrew MacLeod, Today, TheTyee.ca Police in three major Canadian departments have declined to confirm whether they have the technology to identify … Continue reading

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Vancouver Police want access to your online activity

VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – Vancouver Police are making more arguments as to why you should support a controversial bill to allow them to access what you’ve been up to online without a warrant. An Internet advocacy group says the department is … Continue reading

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No more police brutality – Activists memorialize the death of Robert Dziekanski at Main and Hastings

http://www.mediacoop.ca/blog/petitchatnoir/13511 Today as Vancouver marks the 5th anniversary of the RCMPs’ killing of Robert Dziekanski, activists memorialized the tragic date with a banner drop next door to the Vancouver Police Department on Main Street at Hastings.  The banner read “H.W.D.P.”, … Continue reading

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