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Urgent Government review needed over 'draconian digital stop and search tool'

Charity says a search warrant should be obtained before using tool to extract information from the phones of suspects, witnesses and victims.

Urgent Government review needed over 'draconian digital stop and search tool'

Date - 2nd April 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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An urgent review must be conducted into the use of a policing tool, which can pull data from mobile phones without the user knowing, a charity says. At least 26 forces are using data extraction tools, such as Cellebrite, with a further eight...
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