New prison law will let UK mobile networks deploy IMSI catchers

Source: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/02/27/prison_courts_bill_imsi_catcher_wireless_interference/ Walked past a jail? Expect to become a crime suspect The Prisons and Courts Bill, introduced to Parliament last week, will force UK mobile networks to deploy fake…

Free the Warsaw 3 Infonight

Free the Warsaw 3 Infonight

28th September 7-9pm @ Decentre, 84b Whitechapel High Street, London, E1 7QX Talk and discussion about the Warsaw 3; three anarchists arrested and charged under new anti-terrorism laws in Poland….

The Private Prison Industry’s New Criminal Justice Ventures

The Private Prison Industry’s New Criminal Justice Ventures

Source: CityLab http://www.citylab.com/crime/2016/09/the-private-prison-industrys-new-criminal-justice-ventures/499964/ Detainees leave the the cafeteria at the Stewart Detention Facility, a Corrections Corporation of America center in Lumpkin, Georgia. (Kate Brumback/AP) The Department of Justice’s sudden announcement…

Beyond Incarceration: What Could Accountability Look Like in Police Killings?

Beyond Incarceration: What Could Accountability Look Like in Police Killings?

Source: https://bitchmedia.org/article/beyond-incarceration-what-might-accountability-look-police-killings A 2015 protest calling attention to the murder of Freddie Gray. Photo by Stephen Melkisethian (Creative Commons). This week, Aiyana Stanley-Jones would have turned 14 years old. Her family would…

Ten Lessons for Creating Safety Without Police

Ten Lessons for Creating Safety Without Police

Source: http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/36812-10-lessons-for-creating-safety-without-the-police-a-reflection-on-the-10-year-anniversary-of-the-sos-collective By Tasha Amezcua, Ejeris Dixon and Che J. Rene Long, Truthout | Op-Ed How can we create safety collectively? How can we challenge hate and police violence by…

In the New World of Incarceration, Your House Is Your Prison

In the New World of Incarceration, Your House Is Your Prison

Source: http://www.thenation.com/article/195465/new-world-incarceration-your-house-your-prison By Maya Schenwar A California parolee wears an electronic ankle monitor that tracks his location at all times. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To…

Ferguson Solidarity Tour launch statement

Ferguson Solidarity Tour launch statement

Source: http://fergusonsolidaritytour.com/ We send our condolences and solidarity to the family of Michael Brown, and to the families and friends of all who have lost loved ones to police racism…

New Poster series calling out the Met Police

New Poster series calling out the Met Police

Source: http://strikemag.org/totally-pointless/ “Advertising is legitimised lying.” – HG Wells. The Metropolitan Police Force spend ridiculous sums of our money trying to convince us – and themselves – that they’re not…