Author Archives: Brian Hill

Castro Crime Roundup – courtesy of Hoodline

Just when it all seems peaceful enough, it turns out that it’s all still happening in the hood. Remember to be aware of your surroundings at night, walk in groups, preferably in well-lit areas, and consider taking a self-defense seminar … Continue reading

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Camera Surveillance in San Francisco

This story reviews the sordid history of San Francisco’s attempts to use surveillance cameras for crime prevention and prosecution. Other cities, like Chicago, are said to have deployed a much more successful camera infrastructure. It also touches on the existing … Continue reading

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