As part of a secret agreement, Amazon requires that police “encourage adoption” of its Ring doorbell surveillance cameras.
Dozens of police departments around the country have partnered with Ring, but until now, the exact terms of these partnerships have remained unknown. A signed memorandum of understanding between Ring and the police department of Lakeland, Florida, and emails obtained via a public records request, show that Ring is using local police as a de facto advertising firm. Police are contractually required to “Engage the Lakeland community with outreach efforts on the platform to encourage adoption of the platform/app.”
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Once again amazon shows itself to be utterly unethical. As with this article from JUST A SHORT TIME AGO: https://www.macobserver.com/news/treasury-secretary-amazon-has-destroyed-the-retail-industry/ Amazon is only good at harming others and using anything they can to further their greed.