history of surveillance in New York City

Surveillance History in New York City

See how security surveillance in NYC has evolved over the years leading up to 9/11. 1955: The formation of NYPD’s “Red Squad” 1965: Surveillance cameras are implemented in public gathering areas 1969: Police surveillance cameras are installed near City Hall 1980: The Handschu Consent Decree was signed regulating police surveillance of political dissents who aren’t … Continue reading