Tag: evidence

Cybersecurity, Federal, Policy

Police Are Increasingly Asking Tech Companies for Digital Evidence on Mobile Phones and Apps

July 25, 2018

Via: Fortune

U.S. law enforcement agencies are increasingly asking technology companies for access to digital evidence on mobile phones and apps, with about 80 percent of the requests granted, a new study found. The report released Wednesday by the Center for Strategic […]

Federal, Policy

For the first time, federal judge tosses evidence obtained via stingray

July 13, 2016

Via: ArsTechnica

On Thursday, a US federal judge in New York delivered a crucial rebuke to the government’s warrantless use of stingrays. In a 14-page opinion, the judge ruled that the government could not use its stingray to locate a drug suspect, […]