Town Square

Post a New Topic

Bill to remove police radio encryption faces pushback

Original post made on Jun 22, 2022

A bill authored by state Sen. Josh Becker that would restore media access to police radio communications got past the Assembly Public Safety on Tuesday. Even supporters, however, warned that the bill's fate remains far from certain.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 22, 2022, 12:18 PM

Comments (1)

Posted by Alex M
a resident of Willowgate
on Jun 22, 2022 at 3:07 pm

Alex M is a registered user.

The state Department of Justice really screwed up here. Whenever you give law enforcement a requirement that can be met by adopting one of two options, law enforcement ALWAYS chooses the option that legally lets them reduce transparency.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Stay informed.

Get the day's top headlines from Mountain View Online sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.

I Was At The Stanford Shooting. Let’s Do Better Next Time
By Laura Stec | 2 comments | 3,191 views

Some of the best jobs around
By Sherry Listgarten | 4 comments | 2,588 views

Palo Alto's Pizz'a Chicago 'not ready to quit' and seeks funds to support downsizing
By The Peninsula Foodist | 4 comments | 1,970 views

People and Relationships Never Stop Being a Work in Progress
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,492 views

 

Support local families in need

Your contribution to the Holiday Fund will go directly to nonprofits supporting local families and children in need. Last year, Voice readers and foundations contributed a total of $84,000.

DONATE