Tag Archives: right to film police

How to respond to a crisis after a viral video

There are a few things to keep in mind when responding to a crisis of a viral video. First, it is important to remember that the internet is a global community and that your response will be seen by people from all walks of life. Second, it is important to be respectful and professional in […]

Law Enforcement Officers should encourage citizens to record them, not repel them.

In the past, citizens and media had to rely on eyewitness testimony to hold law enforcement accountable. But with the advent of citizen cell phone technology, they can also protect themselves against false allegations. Now police officers have to be aware that their actions are recorded, which helps ensure they will be accountable for their […]

Understanding 1st Amendment Auditors

Be prepared for 1st amendment auditors. Introduction The First Amendment to the United States Constitution protects the right to free speech, freedom of assembly, and freedom of association. It also prohibits any law that abridges the freedoms of speech or press. As a result, the public has been able to film police officers in public […]