The Panopticon Cometh

Houston Police Chief Harold Hurtt has suggested putting surveillance cameras monitored by police in apartment buildings, public streets and even private homes. When questioned about privacy concerns the chief replied: “I know a lot of people are concerned about Big Brother, but my response to that is, if you are not doing anything wrong, why should you worry about it?”

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Update – Feb 23, 2006:

Bruce Schneier has (finally) blogged this story.

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