The Future of Drones in Cambridge

As technology advances, drones will play an increasingly intrusive, useful, frightening, exciting and challenging role in our collective lives. Governments have trouble regulating quick-changing things in an effective manner so I asked my assistant, Wil Durbin, to draft a memo capturing some of the issues Cambridge might expect to see […] Read more »

The Face of Public Safety is Changing

At a recent CPD event I attended, Commissioner Haas noted that the face of Cambridge policing changed the moment the first bomb went off at the Boston Marathon. Subsequent events in Cambridge, the ongoing discussion of surveillance cameras and CPD vehicle mounted license plate readers and previous events ranging from […] Read more »