Ring Told People to Snitch on Their Neighbors in Exchange for Free Stuff
Ring helped people form private ‘Digital Neighborhood Watches’ where they report ‘suspicious activity’ in exchange for free Ring products and discounts, according to a presentation obtained by Motherboard.
Revealed: The Secret Scripts Amazon Gives to Cops to Promote Ring Surveillance Cameras
Documents obtained by Motherboard reveal that Ring provides 46 standardized comments that cops can post on social media, and several documents with scripted responses to possible questions from the public.
Amazon Is Coaching Cops on How to Obtain Surveillance Footage Without a Warrant
Ring, Amazon’s home surveillance company, is teaching police how to convince residents to share camera footage with them.
New Campaign Demands End to Amazon's Partnerships with Police
People can sign a petition urging their local government to forbid police partnerships with surveillance companies like Amazon’s Ring.
Internal Documents Show Why the NYPD Tries to Be 'Funny' Online
Documents obtained by Motherboard show that NYPD social media officers are explicitly instructed to “be funny” in order to “build trust” on official social media channels.
These Were El Chapo's Final Words Before Being Shipped Off to Supermax
He used his final 10 minutes to complain about his prison conditions and the U.S. justice system.
300 Californian Cities Secretly Have Access to Palantir
Company contracts with a fusion center reveal that nearly 8 million people in northern California are subject to Palantir surveillance tools, a Motherboard investigation finds.
True Crime Podcast 'Conviction' Investigates a Vigilante Private Eye
Manuel Gomez made it his mission to take down dirty cops. But is he protecting the innocent or out for revenge?
60 British Women Were Killed By Men They Previously Reported To Police
Broadly asked every UK police force how many women were killed in the last three years by the partners, exes, or stalkers they'd already reported to the authorities.
An Exclusive Look Behind the Music of 'BattleTech'
Plus, a conversation with composer Jon Everist about video game music, strange careers, and giant robots.
Paul Manafort, a mysterious Russian jet, and a secret meeting
A private jet linked to a Russian oligarch flew to the U.S. at a key time in the 2016 election
An Exclusive, Behind-the-Scenes Look at 'Ayo,' Bomba Estéreo’s Latest Album
The eponymous documentary offers an inside look into the Colombian band’s creative process, during, before, and after their recent record "Ayo".
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