Front-End Voice

Oakland Prioritizes Front-End Accountability on Privacy and Surveillance

Oakland Prioritizes Front-End Accountability on Privacy and Surveillance

While many cities are dealing with complications associated with new and emerging technology, state surveillance has a special historic significance in Oakland, California, where privacy advocates have successfully established a formal entity with the teeth to ensure public oversight of the use of surveillance tech.

A visit to Grand Rapids and the launch of our new field project

A visit to Grand Rapids and the launch of our new field project

What do we mean when we talk about “police-community engagement?” The Policing Project and our partners are launching a new project to explore this question with the help of communities throughout the country.