Nanny State Mayor Bloomberg on Big Brother, Drones: “Get Used To It”

March 25, 2013 in News

New York Post | Like it or not, the eye in the sky will soon be following your every move, according to Mayor Bloomberg. “You can’t keep the tides from coming in,” the mayor remarked when asked about drones on his weekly radio show.

DEA Busts Billion-dollar Drug Trafficking Operation Involving Canadian Mafia, Hells Angels, and Sinaloa Cartel

January 17, 2013 in News

Daily Mail | Court documents reveal a huge network of drug dealers that included outlaw bikers, the Canadian Mafia and a Mexican drug cartel responsible for supplying New York City with nearly a billion dollars in marijuana was taken down by the Drug Enforcement Agency and Canadian authorities.

Orange County Sheriff’s Office Wants Spy Drones, UAV Interest by Police Grows Nationwide

January 15, 2013 in News

Orlando Sentinel | The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is experimenting with two surveillance drones that it hopes to turn loose over Metro Orlando skies this summer.

Judge limits “stop and frisk” searches in New York’s Bronx

January 10, 2013 in News

Reuters | A federal judge on Tuesday ordered the New York Police Department to immediately stop conducting trespass stops outside certain residential buildings in the borough of the Bronx without “reasonable suspicion” that an individual is engaged in criminal activity.

New York Newspaper Faces Backlash After Publishing Map of Gun Permit Holders

December 26, 2012 in News

Fox News | A local New York newspaper is drawing the ire of its readers after publishing an interactive map that shows the names and addresses of thousands of residents who have handgun permits.

“Credible, But Unconfirmed” How you should learn to keep worrying, and love the Police State

September 10, 2011 in News

On the tenth anniversary of 9-11, we are reminded by our government, through the media as its megaphone, of the need for a militarized police force around every corner – [...]