Cities with Similar Legislation

The POSTME measure is part of a nationwide movement demanding transparency and accountability in police usage of surveillance and military technologies. These legislative steps fall under the category of Community Control over Police Surveillance, or CCOPS. Check out the map below to see where similar laws have been adopted, and read further to see details on passed and in-progress legislation.

A map of the U.S. cities and communities that, as of mid-August 2020, have adopted CCOPS Laws.
Map provided by the American Civil Liberties Union, used with permission.

Cities and communities that have adopted CCOPS laws:

Cities with CCOPS legislation in progress:

  • Alameda, California
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Brookline, Massachusetts
  • Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Detroit, Michigan
  • Evanston, Illinois
  • Hattiesburg, Mississippi
  • Hartford, Connecticut
  • Lexington, Kentucky
  • Madison, Wisconsin
  • Miami Beach, Florida
  • Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Muskegon, Michigan
  • New York City, New York
  • Pensacola, Florida
  • Richmond, Virginia
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • Tallahassee, Florida
  • Washington, D.C.

State-wide CCOPS legislation in progress:

  • California
  • Maine