Police in Britain now able to monitor cell phones
0. phoneArena posted on 01 Nov 2011, 09:34
Police in Britain have obtained a surveillance system that can intercept communication, obtain user data, and track a cell phone’s position. This system has caused concern with both lawyers and privacy groups…
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1. hammertong posted on 01 Nov 2011, 09:57 1 2
And they can sell the recordings to the tabloids.....oh wait....they already are.
3. mozes316 posted on 01 Nov 2011, 10:24 3 0
I already know that London is not having that... Nope, no way... And I will be damned if they try and pull that in the States...
5. GALAXY-S posted on 01 Nov 2011, 10:47 4 0
WOW...!! next thing you know they will be monitoring your farts too!!
6. superguy posted on 01 Nov 2011, 11:20 1 0
In short "Trust us! We won't break the law!" Famous last words from government ...
This is just ripe for abuse. It's one thing with a warrant. It's another just to do it whole sale.
Orwell did have Big Brother starting in London. Sadly, it looks like he's only about 25-30 years late in his predictions.
7. Forsaken77 posted on 02 Nov 2011, 03:07 1 0
Holy privacy infringement Batman!!! I think it's about time for a FIRE SALE!!!!!