SFPD keeps FBI surveillance relationship secret

Still secret

SFPD won't allow public oversight of its surveillance work with the FBI, despite high-profile legislation requiring it


A high-profile local civil rights ordinance passed last year to shine light on the San Francisco Police Department's joint activities with the FBI has been undermined by the SFPD's refusal to disclose its surveillance activities. This comes at a time when the public is learning more than ever about the federal government's intrusion into the privacy of law-abiding US citizens.Read more »