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Digital key urged for overstretched police to unlock encrypted messages in 'exceptional circumstances'

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CC Simon Bailey: Britain is the third-biggest consumer of live-streamed child sex abuse in the world

Date - 22nd May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Tech firms urged to back UK forces by making a digital key that unlocks encrypted messages in exceptional circumstances of child abuse or terror cases have warned police chiefs it “can not be done yet”. NPCC child protection lead Chief...
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