A WALKING TOUR OF NEW YORK’S MASSIVE SURVEILLANCE NETWORK
Cora Currier The Intercept Sep. 24 2016
"... Ingrid Burrington, author of the new book “Networks of New York: An Illustrated Field Guide to Urban Internet Infrastructure,” ... points out that many of the city’s communications and surveillance programs were conceived and funded in response to the (911) attacks."
"There are plenty of urban planning reasons for this data collection, but Burrington notes, “every camera that belongs to a city agency is essentially also an NYPD camera.”
Image: An NYPD camera at 55 Broadway, headquarters of the city’s Domain Awareness System.
Photo: Cora Currier for The Intercept