Street Lights that Spy On You


The company named Illuminating Concepts (can’t make that up), backed by the Department of Homeland Security, has launched its new product called Intellistreets. It is street lights equipped with a speaker system, motion sensors, video cameras, mics and other crap nobody wants. Remotely controlled using Wi-Fi technology, these street lights have some interesting advantages such as energy saving and whatnot. It however doesn’t take much of an imagination to grasp to frightening police-state, oppressive potential of these lights. I mean they can film you, record your conversations, and yell orders at you while displaying a video. Anyone who has read 1984 can definitely see the frightening similarities between the “telescreens” and the hidden mics of Big Brother and this technology.

Here’s the promotional video for the product.

And it won’t take decades to see this street light on our streets: Intellistreets is presently being installed in Farmington Hills, Michigan.

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That voiceover sounds like the guy from Tomorroand in Disneys Magic Kingdom… Yes Ive been there and NO I am not proud of it 🙁

If this is not " bigger brother " then it's Anti-christ.

Also, apparently the video no longer exists.

I think they're already spying on us through current streetlights…just not on all streets. There have been times where I've been out walking around and turn down a street and suddenly hear a loud, high pitched squealing/humming in my ears. Others in my company seem oblivious. It's as though I'm the only one who hears such an obvious sound. I refuse to speak a word until the noise stops. Its enough to make me want to design a fashionable tinfoil hat.

Although they've probably discovered a way to penetrate tinfoil by now.

Can anyone tell me who owns these cameras hanging on street lights? I am trying to get copies of video coverage from a car accident, and I am having a tough time locating the company.

I kinda liked the music. And damn it for being so techy and new agy! 🙁 and the freaking pictures! They make this s**t look… Pleasant! Of course that's their job, sell the product, but sheesh, near the end, i was starting to like it! I still remember their agenda tho, no worries.

And at the end it's so funny how they mention homeland security features then give a pause, and its weird b/c the street light they have shown looks a little like baphomet or two illuminated eyes saying "i see youuu". Creepy.

Anyways, at my apt complex, they just started putting up more street lights b/c ppl had started selling drugs in the backwoods behind my apt… they kicked out those tenants but im starting to wonder if those lights have cameras.


i find this highly creepy because i live less than 10 minutes from farmington hills :/

Oh. Apparently none of you have ever lived in "the hood". They had these in the projects like 15 years ago. I remember I used to go outside on my porch and if there were too many hustlers in the parking lot, someone would come on the PA system and tell them to move or the police would be called. Again, nothing new.

would just like to say… it has been installed and is being used in branson, mo.

here is the link.

they already have these things in england. im not even slightly surprised. alot of the streetlapms have cameras. 😐

what we need to do now is expose and reveal and point out how weird these people must be ,wanting to control everybody??/ private school male cheerleaders who have behaved like souless cretins to get where they are today,,,,what a pathetic bunch of psychotic mentally ill people ,,,your gonna spy on me ? im going to eat you like your rich ancestors used to do!!

so my masterplan is to visit michigan every saturday morning,

pull up a chair with some popcorn,

cross my legs and watch the sunrise!


This reminds me of the speaker system they had during the war to spread propaganda.

wait, isnt it enough just to locate the sun and turn off the lights? didn't they just want to increase energy management?

then whats up with this other extraneous stuff? HMMMM…


i don't think these things will really affect third world countries because those countries will be forced in a more brutal way. just because we will be "one world" doesn't mean that everyone region will serve the same way. i'm sure third world countries will be forced in a different manner.

@Apostle The Satan I was referring to was the carnal one. The Satan I meant elects the president and is a child molester. The Satan I meant is a banker who owns a large bank. God bless.

Why try to stop them? That is a pointless pursuit. If you really want to decapitate them then focus your efforts on other effecting the 7 BILLION people who inhabit the world in a positive way. You can do this by fully accepting the power that you have through Jesus Christ who lives in you. Become a vessel for God so that he can be a physical presence on earth through you like he did in Jesus. Start accepting the fact that the spiritual world exists and stop getting in the way of it's operations because of your fears and doubts. Stay happy and joyful, because you know that everything is alright and God is in complete control. You would be amazed at how many people will be attracted to you just by your disposition and will desire to have what you have. This is the mind of Christ. Now… Read more »

They have installed about 10+ cameras like this in areas of crime here in Austin, Texas..lot of people not happy especially the criminals:) but does seem to help.

Speaking of security..type in illuminati backwards then … like this and see where it takes you…

OMG that is SO WEIRD

@hope @sado masonicrites lol its true,it would take years before nigerian government can put such hypocritic things on the streets.and we nigerians would rather use the money to get new clothes,cars and the latest blackberry phones than getting karotz monitor or RFID chips or BAR CODES,we'll tell you we're not cattles to be branded with numbers

don't the people who design this crap realize they have to live with it, too?

Has anyone realized that the city they are installing these in happens to be the muslim capitol of the U.S.? Perfect opportunity to bleed right into Dearborn.


They will be denying access to the statue of liberty for 1 year in order to perform well needed renovations; or so they say. You can bet your sweet arses that they will equip it with high quality 360 degree surveillance cameras and microphones to watch your every move and hear your every word!!!!! Not to mention, they may well set up a secret command post there as well.

Either that, or they are setting the Statue of Liberty up for a fall like twin towers LoL ;P Na, I'd guess it's what you said.

I'm from Chicago where it's been reported that this is the only U.S. city with the most surveillance cameraas. Now mayor Rahm Emmanuel has approved to have these "speed trap" cameras covering 47% of the chicagoland area. That means almost every street corner will have one. To top it off, the crime is steadily increasing, which shows these cameras aren't for criminals. They just passed a bill that u will get ticketed and not arrested if you're caught with a small amount of weed. So the safety of one of the greatest cities in the world isn't a concern. Just "them" being able to watching our every single move is. I'm staying in faith & vigilance!

Chip readers!

This has to be tried and found unconstitutional.

The public's say in these things matters less and less.

It's our fault.

We have had these in coventry england for about 8 years they tell you to stop weeing in the flowerpots and stuff and they are putting new ones outside me house ! Which my fiance is doing for the council :

Yea thats right, save electricity. Then why the hell are you putting LED screens? Im pretty sure the old street lights didnt have a f@#$ing 24inch tv welded to the side of them.

Way to save engery…Idiots.

Illuminati[ng] Concepts.

Who wants cameras everywhere? and no more privacy?

Is Illuminating Concepts' next product going to be called "Intellispying" : several cameras installed inside the homes of all home owners, worldwide? Mandatory cameras?

If the cameras break, the home owner will have to pay a 50000000$ fine? for each camera that's broken?

What shenanigan are we going to invent next?

I bet we're already being filmed everywhere, in x-ray, from space. What a mess.

Actually, cell phone towers transmit matter-penetrating signals which can construct a three-dimensional image of all indoor locations, with the exceptions of pharmaceutical and certain government buildings. You legally cannot block these signals, unless you happen to be one of the above. Or so I have heard.

Anyone ever thought about Google Maps?

Another step by the elite to achieve omnipresence/omniscience. To this, in the name of Jesus I say:


p.s. this is the non-New Yorker anonymous, ha.

Reminds me of the new fall show 'Person of Interest' not really entertained (poor delivery) after watching a few minutes of one episode but the mere intro/theme to the show talks about the government has cameras everywhere. 'Art' imitates life again.

the people of the united states need UNITY and to REDISCOVER THE CONSTITUTION. instead everyone has their mind on everything BUT whats most important. its not too late, but i fear that it will be once people finally wake up .

If Americans could control their government then they would.

it is hilarious of people to think that the USA has democracy

and what is more hilarious is that this demonic ,evil and satanic government takes it upon it self to spread democracy and free other countries

and finally what does this great democracy do?

US condemns UNESCO over Palestine vote

Washington stops payment of $60 million in annual funding to UN heritage body after it admits Palestine as full member.

what now after all killing of the children and innocent attacking hospitals and refugee camps kicking them out of their homes or imprisonment and torture Palestinians. the verdict is Palestine doesn't deserve to be a member of UNESCO.

I don't get it.

Dont u Americans have economic crisis?

And what do you let government spend money on?

they have economical crisis BECAUSE their government uses their money for wars ,weapon development and high tech security to protect themselves from everything

Let? Like any civilians "let" the government do anything! Like civvies have a choice or a say in these decisions? Where do YOU live that everyday normal folks get a say in what your government does?

I clicked the link for the CBS Detroit post, since I live nearby. I find it rather ironic that the company installing these "Intellistreets" are being installed by a company called "Illuminating Concepts."

I'm glad I moved out of my parent's place when I did. My dad drank a lot and was a jerk. My mom was a submissive person. I ran away and got some peace sometimes. I needed to get away. Would these lights affect anybody's chance of doing that? After all it can help find missing children, right? That's depressing when I think about not being able to get away. I don't like the idea of private moments on a walk not being private anymore. If you're with somebody you love, will these lights record everything? If you randomly flash/moon your friend, this will record that. If you're a hyper person that likes dancing or doing kung fu moves for no reason, this will record that. Chances are it won't just take notice if you're committing crimes, but if you're acting suspiciously. Police are the same way. It's troubling. This… Read more »

im gonna break them if i see them around my streets

Next there will be a camera attached to a gun turret that'll tell you if you can't walk into a certain neighborhood.

at about 3:25 he says something about people movers. what is people movers?

Theyve had similar in the UK for a while! LOL my friend almost pee'd in his pants when one of the cctv's promptly told him, at 2am after a night out, to pick up his cigarette or he'll be fined.!

i should wear a mast and go on streets and talk in codes.

Please go to their website and leave them lots of nice comments below their "illuminating" sales pitch.

Whatever, I'm a free human being. The only person I belong to is Jesus Christ. "They" don't and never will control me.

My God. Please help us all as I feel this is just the beginning of hell.

why. Why.

Why do they want us to be 'ghetto rats'? Can't they all die instead of slowly killing everyone of us?

I am so, so sorry children of the world today – as we have let this happen, are letting it happen, and are not doing anything to stop your terrible future.

I'm sorry. Sigh. …

But what exactly can we, as individuals, do? IRL we try to warn families, friends, of what's going on and the majority of them just shake their heads at our "crazy conspiracy theorist beliefs" McDonalds isn't evil, Disney is wholesome, Big Brother isn't watching us, daycares and churches are perfectly safe. They'll never read the words odf Brice Taylor or many others. It would take the entire nation getting together, uniting, to overthrow their countries etc it would take the entire world to get rid of cable, stop watching movies, stop listening to the radio, DISCONNECT from the internet, get rid of their phones and stick to it in order to take down the mega corporations. We would ALL have to go back to living like pioneers or the Amish. Could you honestly actually stick to that? Could the people you know do that? Most of us have come to… Read more »

A high price to pay for street “illumination”, of course it's more than lighting they are speaking of here. These are for intelligence gathering, and once it scans you and your whereabouts, and what you freaking had for lunch, it will feed the data into a global information system. They have been working on a means of delivering the totality of measurable data worldwide. It's satan's counterfeit for the sovereignty of God, and what that one-eyed pyramid is all about. The man of lawlessness will have the world at his fingertips, and his eyes and ears in every nook and granny. Talk about zero privacy. I'm not that obsessed with “safety” to give up all my rights!

How is this at all a good idea? How much debt are we in… 3 trillion dollars or something? I just don't understand how they'd even be able to afford these streetlights, let alone monitor all of the cameras…either way, I really wish I wasn't so young. I don't want my privacy taken away

If they want to watch me scratch my ass while walking down 14th st here in DC, ill be honored.

This is ridiculous we are truly an enslaved society! satan really wants omnipotent control over this entire sector of the universe….Dont worry The Son Of Man is Coming.