Cop Watch app records police-citizen interactions

Darren Baptiste has created Cop Watch Toronto, an iPhone app that makes it easy to record potentially abusive situations and send an instant alert.

Cop Watch creator, Darren Baptiste

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Darren Baptiste has created Cop Watch Toronto, an iPhone app that makes it easy to record police-citizen interactions. It instantly uploads videos to YouTube while notifying the Network for the Elimination of Police Violence.

By: Antonia Zerbisias Feature Writer, Published on Tue Jan 28 2014

 

http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2014/01/28/cop_watch_app_records_policecitizen_interactions.html

When Sammy Yatim was gunned down by police on a Toronto streetcar last summer, the whole world could witness it on YouTube.

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