They’re not just for red lights anymore! Using existing red-light cameras as the foundation for expanding the surveillance state into an ever widening circle, they will now be used to dissuade motorists from driving through red-light districts at the wrong time of the day.
From the article:
Police said only their most highly trained senior officers will be using the cameras to target suspected “Johns” prowling Sanford streets.
“If you’re loitering in the city at 4 or 5 o’clock in the morning or 3 o’clock in the morning after the bars let out and you’re in some of these neighborhoods and you’re in and out, in and out, in and out, yeah, that would kind of flag it,” said Sanford police Lt. Joe Santiago, who spearheaded the initiative.
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