Mar 092016
 
 March 9, 2016  Surveillance

Joe Cadillic wants to make sure you realize how serious this is as a growing problem. So without additional comment, here’s the email he just sent me:

The Crime You Have Not Yet Committed
http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2016-03-08/the-crime-you-have-not-yet-committed

The new way police are surveilling you: Calculating your threat ‘score’
https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/public-safety/the-new-way-police-are-surveilling-you-calculating-your-threat-score/2016/01/10/e42bccac-8e15-11e5-baf4-bdf37355da0c_story.html

Americans are assigned “risk assessments” while travelling inside the US:
http://massprivatei.blogspot.com.br/2015/07/americans-are-assigned-risk-assessments.html

American students are given threat assessments:
http://massprivatei.blogspot.com.br/2015/07/american-students-are-given-threat.html

Prisoners To Be Denied Parole Based On A Risk Assessment:
https://www.prisonlegalnews.org/news/2016/feb/2/computer-risk-assessments-gaining-popularity-granting-paroles/

Risk assessments are being used to sentence people to jail and death:
http://massprivatei.blogspot.com.br/2015/08/risk-assessments-are-being-used-to.html

Universities are using data analytics to assess students mental health and much more:
http://massprivatei.blogspot.com.br/2015/07/universities-are-using-data-analytics.html

  3 Responses to “Pre-crime and the growing surveillance state”

  1. Beware Threat-Scoring Software:
    http://www.intrado.com/beware

  2. DHS’s Smart911 want citizens to voluntarily give them their family photos and medical info.

    “Smart911 is a national system that provides citizens with the ability to create safety profiles online holding personal data that is automatically displayed to 9-1-1 only during emergency calls. Information can include children’s photos, medical conditions, disabilities, home addresses of cellphone callers, or other rescue-related information…”
    http://massprivatei.blogspot.com/2015/08/police-want-citizens-to-voluntarily.html

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