San Francisco Board of Supervisors approves use of robots that can kill

12/6/2022 9:30:00 AM

Dean Preston of the San Francisco Board of Directors speaks with Yasmin Vossoughian about the city’s proposed policy to allow police robots to use deadly force and why he believes it’s unnecessary and harmful in the long run.

Supervisors in San Francisco voted to give city police the ability to use potentially lethal, remote-controlled robots in emergency situations Dean Preston: 'Offering more and more deadly technologies to police...doesn't automatically make people safer'

Dean Preston of the San Francisco Board of Directors speaks with Yasmin Vossoughian about the city’s proposed policy to allow police robots to use deadly force and why he believes it’s unnecessary and harmful in the long run.

Dec.Special Projects Editor, San Francisco Business Times Dec 2, 2022 As a kid growing up in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Eche Martinez didn’t mind the rain.SAN FRANCISCO - allow police in that city to use robots equipped with deadly force.December 4, 2022 at 11:21 p.

4, 2022 Read More ‘Once we're in these rooms, we can make a difference’: Montana elects first openly transgender legislator 04:53 ‘The community feels very vulnerable right now’: Experts show concern about normalization of hate speech and antisemitism 04:46 “Their time is up”: Iranian regime under pressure after three-day strike by protestors 07:40 04:41 GOP plans to ‘investigate’ the January 6 Investigation 03:50 ‘This is going to be catastrophic’: The fallout of Kanye West’s anti-Semitic comments 04:52.

Read more:
MSNBC »
Loading news...
Failed to load news.

I would see if crimes go down before I pass judgement. But the left dem liberal policies are making people safer? Can they send over to the building that this app is located in SF and get it under control? Robocop 3 this is the same trend of giving cops bearcat armored vehicles and military hardware. The job is dangerous. If you want it to be less dangerous, get a less dangerous job and raise the wages. First world poverty in GOPs opinion is notvalid reason to sink whole nation to poverty

Is Vegas taking bets on how long before this is misused because police are a bit scared? Yeah it does less officers are killed in the line of fire. It worked out good on Dallas. This is war technology. Wait, what? Nothing is 100% safe? My god! Who knew?

Eche Martinez is building a thriving interior design business in San Francisco - San Francisco Business TimesFor Eche Martinez interior design is more than a job. Here he takes us inside his thriving practice and shares his design secrets.

And so it begins. This RoboCop remake sucks Anyone up in San Francisco ever hear of something called SKYNET? This makes the police military thugs on mind control drugs and no longer police. I can imagine scenarios where not having a scared shitless human officer might actually be safer for everyone. Decisions made through the eye of a camera from a distance might be more cautious & reasonable.

Psst. Let me tell you a secret. Arming police more like armies leads to more war-like outcomes. Not what we want. the terrorists gang call'd the police- sole purpose lz to attack individualz assign'd enemy of the state not public safety Want to make citizens feel safer? Ban assault weapons! Really in a Democrat run city and state?

Can they make a robot that scoops up human feces from the sidewalk instead?

San Francisco supervisors to take final vote on robotics with lethal capabilitiesSan Francisco city leaders are set to take a final vote on a plan that would allow police in that city to use robots equipped with deadly force. Ed - 209’s 🤣🤣🤣 Robocop was 35 years ahead of it’s time!

No but it makes police safer. Please strap nukes the the robots and purge San Fran. So now they'll use the robot to kill civilians and get out of charges by blaming technology. How stupid do you think we are We see what they're doing.

US police rarely deploy deadly robots to confront suspectsSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The unabashedly liberal city of San Francisco became the unlikely proponent of weaponized police robots last week after supervisors approved limited use of the remote-con…

Lindsey Horvath, Hilda Solis to take oaths of office for Los Angeles County Board of SupervisorsLindsey Horvath and Hilda Solis will take their oaths of office for the L.A. County Board of Supervisors today. Horvath is debuting as the board's youngest-ever elected woman, while the political veteran Solis begins her third and final term.

San Francisco supervisor reverses course, says he'll vote no on 'killer robot' policyA day before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors is expected to take a final vote on a policy allowing police to deploy armed robots, at least one supervisor says he'll change his vote.

San Francisco launches graffiti cleanup programSF Public Works launched a two-year pilot that lets business and property owners request city crews to clean up graffiti tags on their buildings for free. how about shit cleaning and drug/needle cleaning and bum cleaning A perpetual motion machine. XPrize the hell out of harnessing graffiti 4 local causes & issues...