Surveillance in Chicago

Chicago is one of the top cities in the US for surveillance cameras. But

Kenneth Johnson, police commander of the Englewood district in Chicago, said that residents shouldn’t be concerned about privacy because the cameras are out in the open in public places. “This isn’t a secret. This isn’t an Orwellian ‘Big Brother,’” he told the New York Times last year.

From: https://www.citylab.com/equity/2019/09/six-us-cities-make-list-most-surveilled-places-world/598426/

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erdale13

Professor, History and Law, University of Florida

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