(Not The Bee) You wouldn’t want to be a racist, would you?
Home security is racist 😵💫
— Jane (@Janeluv) July 10, 2023
Yes, it would be evil if you learned that, say, young black males commit a massive percentage of crime compared to the rest of the American population.
What are you going to believe, the writers of a tech magazine or those lying FBI stats and video evidence from every house across the nation?
And I thought video surveillance might help catch criminals in a given area or neighborhood.
I must be wrong about that.
— John Piquet | Coffee Expert (@JohnPiquet) July 10, 2023
Wired is also concerned that private owners are able to forward video footage of their own free will to police. Amazon’s Ring doorbell seems to draw the most ire:
You probably shouldn’t even upload it to social media, comrade!
Want to see how a bear knocks on your door in Alaska? And you can imagine what it looks like if he gets in! When the video ends, I think he might’ve eaten the #Ring doorbell camera… #SoundOn #Bear #Alaska (A friend’s cabin) pic.twitter.com/KrHblGJCUm
— Franklin Graham (@Franklin_Graham) July 1, 2023