Citizens Privacy Coalition of Santa Clara County
Currently, surveillance technology is only subject financial oversight in San José. With your help, that could change this year.Learn how
Police departments across the U.S. deploy privacy-invading surveillance technology, including in Santa Clara County, CA. Join us to help fight it.Join the Coalition
Founded in the wake of the 2020 Black Lives Matter demonstrations, the Citizens Privacy Coalition of Santa Clara County (CPC) exists to watch the watchers and empower the people of Santa Clara County, California. We accomplish this using the following methods:
We probe city and county government offices through public records requests to determine techniques and funding behind surveillance efforts.
We assist government officials in the drafting and passing laws that promote oversight and transparency into surveillance tactics and spending.
We train activists, journalists, and the public — especially members of under represented communities — in anti-surveillance techniques.
Unregulated for too long San José is known as the “Capital of Silicon Valley,” of a …Read More