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Tips already coming in on new Crime Stoppers mobile app

Tips already coming in on new Crime Stoppers mobile app | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said tips are already coming on its new Crime Stoppers mobile app. The department just launched it last week.
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Report: Ex-Cop Christopher Dorner Is Now a Target for Drones - Gizmodo

Report: Ex-Cop Christopher Dorner Is Now a Target for Drones - Gizmodo | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
News One Report: Ex-Cop Christopher Dorner Is Now a Target for Drones Gizmodo Report: Ex-Cop Christopher Dorner Is Now a Target for Drones Christopher Dorner, the ex-LAPD cop who allegedly killed three people has been on the run, successfully...
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CCTV: Puppy thief caught in the act (00:33) - The Age

CCTV: Puppy thief caught in the act (00:33) - The Age | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
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RAW VISION: CCTV footage shows a man allegedly stealing a puppy tied up outside a Bentleigh supermarket. 11/02/13. Ringo Starr arrives in Brisbane for his first concert tour since 1964.
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Assange urges leak of US drone rules | theage.com.au

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Cops use camouflage to catch speeders | theage.com.au

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Shocking ACC report explained | Aussie Sport in Crisis | Fox Sports

It has been dubbed the darkest day in Australian sport. The Australian Crime Commission on Thursday released its findings from a 12-month investigation into organised crime and drugs in sport.
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Boost for CCTV network - The West Australian

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The Liberal Party continued its law and order re-election theme yesterday by making a $13.5 million commitment to a CCTV strategy for WA.
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It will take a fair few cameras to cover much of WA, you would think.
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Fake ID site shut down after police raid

Fake ID site shut down after police raid | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
A fake ID site suspected of supplying proof-of-age cards to Australian under-18s has been shut down after a police raid.
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US: Immigration Reform Should Uphold Rights | Human Rights Watch

US: Immigration Reform Should Uphold Rights | Human Rights Watch | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
(Washington, DC) – The United States government should urgently reform its unfair immigration system to uphold the basic rights of non-citizens and provide a path to legal status for the country’s unauthorized immigrants, Human Rig...
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Disclosing Student Personal Information to the Queensland Police Service

Outlines the protocols for disclosing student personal information to the Queensland Police Service under section 426 (4)(e)(i) and (ii) of the Education (General Provisions) Act 2006 (Qld)( http://www.legislation.qld.gov.au/LEGISLTN/CURRENT/E/EducGenPrA06.pdf ).

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The American public loves drones - Washington Post (blog)

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 A February 2012 Washington Post-ABC poll showed that eight in ten Americans (83 percent) approved of the Obama Administrations use of unmanned drones against suspected...

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Bombers scandal to spark criminal probe | AFL | Fox Sports

Bombers scandal to spark criminal probe | AFL | Fox Sports | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
The Essendon mystery supplement probe is believed to be the tipping point for a wide-ranging investigation set to be launched into drugs in sport by the Australian Crime Commission.
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Atlanta Mall Cop Kick out Bunch of Hoodlums (NEW)

Darien Long aka "Kick Ass Mall Cop" (ATL Security Guard, who tasered "Trashy Mom") kick out bunch of hoodlums of the mall. This time he got a help by a off d...
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Big Brother spyware Riot can even predict future crime

Big Brother spyware Riot can even predict future crime | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
Criminals who pose a threat to national security could be caught before they have even committed an offence with software used to track their online behaviour, it is claimed.
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Obama allies urge greater scrutiny of drones policy - The Guardian

Obama allies urge greater scrutiny of drones policy - The Guardian | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
The Guardian Obama allies urge greater scrutiny of drones policy The Guardian President Barack Obama's use of unmanned drones to kill Americans who are suspected of being al-Qaida allies deserves closer inspection, lawmakers said on Sunday, as even...
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Cyber Crime | Cyber Criminals Use Social Media To Steal Money

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Cyber Crime | Cyber Criminals Use Social Media To Steal Money
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Smile, you may be on a federal police camera | theage.com.au

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US mayor scraps city police drones plan - The Australian

McGinn said the two drones purchased by the city with federal funds will be returned to their vendor.
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Bigger than the army: South Africa's private security forces - CNN International

Bigger than the army: South Africa's private security forces - CNN International | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
Bigger than the army: South Africa's private security forces
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The security officers are well armed. They carry semi-automatic weapons and hand guns and they're trained in how and when to use them.
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Brennan: Drones only used as 'last resort' - Washington Post

Brennan: Drones only used as 'last resort' - Washington Post | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it

 CIA Director nominee John Brennan defended the administration's controversial counterterrorism drone program, saying that despite a "misimpression" to the contrary, the administration has...

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Criminals breach Australian tax system

Criminals breach Australian tax system | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it
Every Australian taxpayer's taxation information is at risk after criminals infiltrated the taxation system, finding a way to use the personal information of tax agents to log into the Tax Agent Portal.
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Information Sharing Under Child Protection Act 1999

Outlines the responsibilities of school staff members and other departmental staff in respect to the sharing of relevant information for the purposes of ensuring a child’s safety and enabling a coordinated services response that meets the needs of the child and his or her family.

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Bring drones out of the shadows

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Sarah Holewinski says the confirmation hearings for CIA director nominee John Brennan are a chance to raise key questions about drones' impact on civilians.
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Ex-police chief offers immigration advice to cut crime - USA TODAY

Ex-police chief offers immigration advice to cut crime - USA TODAY | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it

 WASHINGTON — The former police chief who oversaw big drops in crime in New York and Los Angeles says citizenship for illegal immigrants and better security at the border are both...

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Exclusive: Microsoft and Symantec disrupt cyber crime ring

Exclusive: Microsoft and Symantec disrupt cyber crime ring | Surveillance Studies | Scoop.it

BOSTON (Reuters) - Software makers Microsoft Corp and Symantec Corp said they disrupted a global cyber crime operation by shutting down servers that controlled hundreds of thousands of PCs without the . . .

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There are those who would suggest that Microsoft IS a cybercrime ring, but let that pass.

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