security cameras

San Francisco is on track to become the first U.S. city to ban the use of facial recognition by police and other city agencies as the technology creeps increasingly into daily life.
Eric Risberg/ AP Photo
May 14, 2019 - 6:57 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors voted Tuesday to ban the use of facial recognition software by police and other city departments, becoming the first U.S. city to outlaw a rapidly developing technology that has alarmed privacy and civil liberties advocates. The ban is part of broader...
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Cameras filmed activity in three labor and delivery rooms at the Women's Center at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa, California.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital/CNN
April 02, 2019 - 6:45 pm
By John Bonifield, CNN (CNN) -- A women's hospital in California used hidden cameras to secretly record approximately 1,800 patients without their consent, according to a lawsuit. The recordings filmed activity in three labor and delivery rooms at the Women's Center at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in...
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A tool to fight crime and illegal dumping in the Nicetown-Tioga section of Philadelphia is being offered at no cost to qualifying homeowners.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
February 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A tool to fight crime and illegal dumping in the Nicetown-Tioga section of Philadelphia is being offered at no cost to qualifying homeowners. Councilwoman Cindy Bass representing the 8th District announced the new Community Leadership Caucus Camera Program. "Its a...
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