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Police, NYCLU Face Off In Court Over Use Of Cellphone-Tracking Stingrays

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — How much should the NYPD have to reveal about surveillance technology that can track your cellphone without knowing it.

As WCBS 880’s Alex Silverman reported, police and the New York Civil Liberties Union have a difference of opinion on the subject. 162 more words


New York Eyes 'Textalyzer' To Combat Distracted Driving

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York lawmakers are considering legislation that would allow police to a use a “textalyzer” to determine if a driver had been using a mobile device in the moments before a crash. 472 more words


Racial Disparity Seen In Use Of Handcuffs In Schools, NYCLU Study Says

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — City law requires the NYPD to report when kids are handcuffed in schools.

And as WCBS 880’s Alex Silverman reported, civil rights advocates have been looking over school safety data, and said they have found some troubling trends along racial lines. 312 more words