Runestad Audio & Video

Rep. Jim Runestad, R-White Lake Twp.; audio on technology and privacy rights

Rep. Runestad, the Chair of the House Judiciary Committee, talks about how committee members will spend time this legislative term studying how developing technologies like police body cameras and license plate readers impact the right to privacy and how members will work to find a balance between privacy and protection.  

Rep. Jim Runestad, R-Oakland County; audio on surveillance regulation board

Rep. Runestad talks about his new legislation that establishes a board to develop rules regulating the collection and use of private of data from surveillance devices.  The board would operate under the Michigan State Police with input from our sheriffs and chiefs of police, as well prosecutors, defense attorneys and private citizens.