Cops Are Scanning Social Media to Assign You a “Threat Rating”

By Matt Agorist Online activity, purchases, and “comments that could be construed as offensive,” all contribute to your threat score.

Police State, USA — Imagine the following scenario: You are on your way home from work, driving down the road, when you notice police lights in your rear view mirror. You are being pulled over.
As you sit their, on the shoulder, adrenaline rushing, simultaneously angry and nervous, the police officer, in his patrol car behind you, is sizing you up based on an algorithm that determines your “threat rating.”
The officer enters your license plate into a mobile application on his laptop. In a matter …read more