The rapid emergence of smart phones with high definition cameras leads to consequences for law-breaking cops. Recently, law enforcement has throughout the country has been trying to pass laws that would make it illegal to film them while they’re on duty. But Apple is coming out with a new technology that would put all the power in a cop’s hands.
The new technology will allow police officials to disable your smartphone if they don’t want you to record something as it’s taking place. The policies would be activated by GPS, and WiFi or mobile base-stations which would ring-fence (“geofence”) around a building or “sensitive area” to prevent phone cameras from taking pictures or recording video.