After NSA Whitewash Story 60 Minutes’ John Miller To Join NYPD

By: Friday December 27, 2013 8:01 am

After producing the now discredited 60 Minutes puff piece on the NSA the anchor of the piece, John Miller, is going back to his other job Рapologizing for the use of state power. Miller will be rejoining the government communications profession for the New York Police Department. The announcement has not surprisingly been met with [...]

CIA Agents Were Embedded With NYPD And Had “No Limits”

By: Friday June 28, 2013 5:54 am

According to a recently declassified Inspector General report the CIA embedded four intelligence officers inside the New York Police Department even though an Executive Order and the National Security Act of 1947 explicitly forbid the CIA from conducting domestic surveillance. The report, completed in 2011, says that officers believed there were no limitations on their [...]

The Transformation of Law Enforcement Into Counter-Terrorism

By: Wednesday August 24, 2011 10:15 am

I know this is normally The Dissenter’s beat, but I’ve grown pretty concerned at the shift of all law enforcement organizations into anti-terror operations. We have two more examples of that today. First, Charlie Savage writes that the FBI has stepped up their counter-terror operations. Agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation have been more [...]