The Smart Phone as Civil Rights Swiss Army Knife

“The cops aren’t protecting us so we have to figure out ways to protect ourselves.”

The BBC article “Apps that protect you from police brutality” highlights three smart phone applications designed to hold government officials accountable, or at least put the fear of public scrutiny and rebuke in their hearts.

  1. ACLU-NJ Police Tape
  2. Stop and Frisk Watch
  3. FlyRights
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