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Comments on UK Officers Wear Brin's True-Vu Lenses
I think David Brin called this one about sixteen years ago; Britain really has a thing about surveillance... (Read the complete story)

"Excellent development ! I'd like to see these used in Israel. We can do even better. These should have wifi so cops can upload to YouTube directly. There's nothing I'd like more then to see fresh daily videos of illegal immigrants being beaten up. On a more serious note, a police flashlight with an integrated camera is available at http://www.securityandsafetysupply.com"
(Yossi Preminger 11/23/2006 1:27:22 PM)
"Interesting comment; I think that the assumption is that the video is intended to support the effort to prosecute criminals. I wonder if the people who are running this trial have thought about requiring that this video be open to anyone for examination (say, in the case of questions about whether or not a particular officer overstepped his authority). In that case, you start running into problems with data retention, backups, chain of evidence, etc."
(Bill Christensen 11/23/2006 2:41:56 PM)

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