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1 Bob Dillon  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 8:27:52am

Probably the only badge heavy cop on the west coast. The times they are a changin’. /

2 Dr. Matt  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 8:40:55am

Is it true that in some states it is still against the law to record the police? Or did the Supreme Court overrule that?

3 Christopher's Bitchins  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 8:41:51am

When law abiding citizens see these videos pop up online almost on a daily basis, how can people act all surprised when someone like Christopher Dorner gets the support he did. Supporting Dorner is sick yes, but people are BOMBARDED with police misconduct videos and it is really wearing on peoples ability to sympathize with the police.

4 Political Atheist  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 8:53:58am

re: #2 Dr. Matt

No! Anyone and everything is legal to photograph from public areas. There have been a bunch of court rulings this way at various levels. The police literally refuse to comply. The attitude and unspoken policy is do what you want, the courts will sort it out.

After all when charges are dropped all is well right? Well, unless you don’t like taking a beating, having your gear wrecked and going to the hospital then jail. ///

5 Dr. Matt  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 9:31:37am

FYI

Reporter’s Recording Guide: State-by-state guide

6 Flounder  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 9:41:58am

I betchya if it was Sharon Stone smoking she wouldn’t have gotten a ticket!

7 Stanley Sea  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 9:43:45am

Steroids betcha. Cops down here especially on the mission beach boardwalk are itching for trouble. Smoking not enough of crime stopping for them.

Thanks for posting.

8 Walking Spanish Down the Hall  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 10:57:41am

The camera was going to steal that cop’s soul.

9 thecommodore  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 11:19:46am

re: #8 Walking Spanish Down the Hall

The camera was going to steal that cop’s soul.

What soul?

10 celticdragon  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 12:19:30pm

Another foray into the world of “You may beat the rap, but you won’t beat the ride”

In other words, the cop doesn’t give a shit the he is making a false arrest. He is going to make sure you are humiliated, bleeding, bruised and know that he has his boot on your neck and handcuffs on your wrists because you did not show the proper obsequiousness.

11 HappyWarrior  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 2:09:11pm

That’s ridiculous.

12 Political Atheist  Thu, Apr 11, 2013 2:33:25pm

re: #5 Dr. Matt

An interesting nuance-Recording voices is an issue in some ways. ever notice security cams are video only? But video and still photography/imaging is as legal as walking in public. Some cops try to use the audio portion of a recording as somehow chargeable, a trick even tried by a prosecutor or two. However, not successfully not for long.

The ACLU has a ton of good info on their national page.


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