Police Cameras in Your Home
This is so nutty that I wasn’t even going to blog it. But too many of you are e-mailing the article to me.
Houston’s police chief on Wednesday proposed placing surveillance cameras in apartment complexes, downtown streets, shopping malls and even private homes to fight crime during a shortage of police officers.
“I know a lot of people are concerned about Big Brother, but my response to that is, if you are not doing anything wrong, why should you worry about it?” Chief Harold Hurtt told reporters Wednesday at a regular briefing.
One of the problems we have in the privacy community is that we don’t have a crisp answer to that question. Any suggestions?