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Forces' use of call recording software constituted 'surveillance'

Forces removed app downloaded on officers' work phones after error identified.

Forces' use of call recording software constituted 'surveillance'

Date - 7th January 2022
By - Gary Mason
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Two police forces had to delete a call recording software app from officers' work phones when they realised it was being using for “passive” surveillance and breached legislation it has emerged. Anecdotal evidence suggests officers...
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