The Brennan Center and 33 other groups sent a letter to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board asking them to urge the administration to make public any information regarding the legal authorities used to collect and use the data of Americans.
Members of the Muslim community filed a complaint against the New York Police Department this morning alleging that the department’s surveillance of Muslims based on their religion is discriminatory and unconstitutional.
Members of the New York City Council re-introduced a bill to create an inspector general for the New York City Police Department (NYPD).The following fact sheet explains the function, structure, and purpose of an inspector general for the NYPD.
In the aftermath of the bombing at the Boston marathon, there have been a host of reports about the FBI’s investigation of the two suspects. This fact sheet explains different categories and features of several different types of FBI investigations.