The “Safe Drivers Act” Is A Real-Time National Driver Surveillance Program

The “Safe Drivers Act” Is A Real-Time National Driver Surveillance Program By MassPrivateI A new Senate bill would create a real-time national driver surveillance program that would allow law enforcement to know anything and everything about a driver at the click of a button. A recent article in WCVB Channel 5 revealed that the “Safe Drivers Act” is designed for one purpose and that is to share everything a motorist has ever done with law enforcement nationwide. Outside the Danvers branch of the Registry of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday, Congressman…

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Baltimore Governor’s Three Year Plan To Use Police Surveillance Planes To Monitor The Public

Baltimore Governor’s Three Year Plan To Use Police Surveillance Planes To Monitor The Public By MassPrivateI Americans have never seen such a blatant and misleading excuse to use surveillance planes to spy on everyone quite like what is happening in Maryland. Two days ago, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan sent a letter to the Mayor of Baltimore and the Baltimore Police Department agreeing to send funds to help the city fight crime. Which seems like a laudable thing to do right? But there is a darker side to this story. The…

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Massive 30 State, Real-Time License Plate (ALPR) Database Revealed

Massive 30 State, Real-Time License Plate (ALPR) Database Revealed By MassPrivateI Our worst fears about Automated License Plate Recognition (ALPR) are much worse than we could have imagined. Two months ago, I warned everyone that police in Arizona were using ALPRs to “grid” entire neighborhoods. But this story brings public surveillance to a whole new level. Last month, Rekor Systems announced that they had launched the Rekor Public Safety Network (RPSN) which gives law enforcement real-time access to license plates. Any state or local law enforcement agency participating in the RPSN will be…

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Distracted Driver Cameras To Spread Across North America

Distracted Driver Cameras To Spread Across North America By MassPrivateI Imagine driving down a highway or a city street in North America and wondering if anywhere is safe from Big Brother’s prying eyes. That might soon become a reality if we allow politicians and officials to install distracted driving cameras along every highway and street. An article in iPhone in Canada revealed that an Australian company called Acusensus wants to do just that by expanding Big Brother’s prying eyes to identify distracted drivers in North America. Acusensus, an Australian company that uses…

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American And Chinese Cities Lead The World In Spying On People

American And Chinese Cities Lead The World In Spying On People By MassPrivateI It is no longer speculation, American law enforcement has been lying to the public about the expansion of CCTV camera surveillance. A recent report released by CompariTech confirmed what I have been warning people about for years: American law enforcement has become a world leader in spying on its citizens. Cities in China are under the heaviest CCTV surveillance in the world, according to a new analysis by Comparitech. However, some residents living in cities across the…

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Zendrive Can Turn Drivers Smartphones Into Insurance Surveillance Devices

Zendrive Can Turn Drivers Smartphones Into Insurance Surveillance Devices By MassPrivateI Leave it to Zendrive to create a safe driving app that can turn your smartphone into an insurance surveillance device. Zendrive encourages people and companies to download their safe driving app which uses a person’s smartphone to detect unsafe driving habits. Their video claims that they do not track or identify individual drivers, but towards the end of the video they boast that “it is easy to identify, coach and improve unsafe drivers.”  Their “How It Works” section reveals…

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Proxyclick: Customers Will Be Impressed When Businesses Use Facial Recognition To Identify Them

Proxyclick: Customers Will Be Impressed When Businesses Use Facial Recognition To Identify Them By MassPrivateI Leave it to facial recognition companies to make up a totally bogus claim that makes me want to slam my foot in a door. The access management company Proxyclick claims that businesses who use their ID Match (facial recognition) will impress customers. I do not know about you but having a company, like say Samuel Adams, use facial recognition to identify and impress beer drinkers taking a tour of their brewery would be absurd right? Not…

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City Halls Use Facial Recognition To Blacklist And Ban Residents

City Halls Use Facial Recognition To Blacklist And Ban Residents By MassPrivateI I hate to say I told you so, but I told you so. Local governments and private corporations are using facial recognition to secretly blacklist people, despite having no valid reason to do so. A recent article in the Idaho Statesman, and in the video below, prove that local governments are using facial recognition to ban residents from accessing city-owned buildings. The Boise city council claimed that they need facial recognition cameras to protect public employees from disgruntled or…

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Gen Z Adults Encourage Each Other To Sign Up For Facial Recognition At Music Festivals

Gen Z Adults Encourage Each Other To Sign Up For Facial Recognition At Music Festivals By MassPrivateI What is wrong with the picture below? A lot. The picture shows just how complicit the mass media has become in convincing Generation Z (Gen Z) adults into accepting TSA-style checkpoints at public venues. USA Today’s caption says it all, Annabel Hess, right, signed up for PreCheck at an RV outside the gates of the Country LakeShake music festival in Chicago in late June at the urging of her roommate Catie Hjerpe, left.…

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Gillette Stadium’s Facial Recognition Can Identify Fans Before They Enter The Stadium

Gillette Stadium’s Facial Recognition Can Identify Fans Before They Enter The Stadium By MassPrivateI One of the NFL’s premiere franchises, the New England Patriots is using “Evolve Edge” millimeter wave/facial recognition scanners to identify fans before they enter Gillette Stadium. According to Evolv Edge’s brochure, their scanners use facial recognition to identify everyone. The automated, consistent screening eliminates guard fatigue and subjectivity so there’s fewer complaints and no profiling while providing better threat detection. The system can scan everyone and their bag including those with medical devices and pregnant women. In addition, facial…

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