Print

News >> Browse Articles >> Law Enforcement News

-7

ACLU-NJ Launches Smartphone App That Lets Users Secretly Record Police Stops

Article Submitted by :
Cruise_2014_max50

BigNTS

about 2 years ago

526 articles submitted

Source: CBS 2 News


July 04, 2012


Read Article


-7
  • 1383159486218_max50

    Firegurlvfdemt18

    about 2 years ago

    160 Comments

    Did you guys hear about this one college student who video taped a police officer being agressive with another student and he got arrested for it and google.com bailed him out of jail. The news feed is on youtube at this link... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HBGObekclRg

  • Pug_max600_max50

    DALLASCRANE

    about 2 years ago

    19382 Comments

    Excuse me officer, I need to record this. By the way isn't there a upper weight limit to be on the police force? DUH.

  • Crumb_passin_thru_02_1__max50

    mz66

    about 2 years ago

    3856 Comments

    Yep, Nick--my take on this is cops should use these recordings to supplement/corroborate their own. The more the merrier. I do agree with DL, though, that slapping "ACLU" on it is probably not the greatest idea--it's not likely to win you any points with LEOs if discovered. Courtesy (mutual) goes a long way toward reducing the tension in any LEO/civilian interaction. (Speaking from a civilian perspective, of course.)

  • Cruise_2014_max50

    BigNTS

    about 2 years ago

    6814 Comments

    DL - This is an app that allows people to surreptitiously record encounters with LEOs without the LEO's knowledge. Now, most of these encounters will undoubtedly show the officers acting in a responsible and professional manner, there will be an over reaction and increase in IA reports when these nimrods think they have a complaint when, in reality, they do not.

  • Vpsomourningband_max50

    DonnaLynn

    about 2 years ago

    10578 Comments

    I thought we already had the technology to record via video, voice, and pictures. What's new about this? Other than the ACLU is putting their stamp on it. Things look so much uglier with their name on it.

  • Btjustice_max50

    BSPD88

    about 2 years ago

    2208 Comments

    Unreal ... was not able to open the link ... so just the same, we have recording devices just the same

  • Photo_user_blank_big

    Anonymous

    about 2 years ago

    Bump DL and Chief. No problem, good cops will get that app too! Welcome to technology!

  • White_shirt_max50

    uncledennis1

    about 2 years ago

    23288 Comments

    Ditto Donna Lynn.

  • Vpsomourningband_max50

    DonnaLynn

    about 2 years ago

    10578 Comments

    I'm not even wasting my time reading the article.

  • Photo_user_blank_big

    Anonymous

    about 2 years ago

    Aha!The A.C.L.U.(American Communist Lunatics Unhinged)is again performing their usual"We Hate Cops" song and dance routine.What a surprise.

  • Ba_old_glory_max50

    Jonas

    about 2 years ago

    42162 Comments

    I believe there is a place for the ACLU. That place would be a lunar colony.

PoliceLink School Finder

Save time in your search for a criminal justice degree program. Use PoliceLink's School Finder to locate schools online and in your area.

Get Info

* In the event that we cannot find a program from one of our partner schools that matches your specific area of interest, we may show schools with similar or unrelated programs.

Recent Activity

Photo_user_blank_big
fikkomia posted: "zdf va dfj adf ijad g", 2 minutes ago.
Photo_user_blank_big
fikkomia posted in: "zdf va dfj adf ijad g", 2 minutes ago.
Photo_user_blank_big
robertgutshall commented on: "robert gutshall", 29 minutes ago.
050_max30
Ctanguma received the quiz result of "You passed with flying colors", about 1 hour ago.
Gods_team_max30
IowaNinersFan submitted the article: "Drunken patron punches bartender", about 3 hours ago.