Police Use Drones and Other Innovative Technology for Public Safety Efforts

Police forces across America are adopting new surveillance technologies that increase public safety Photo: Spot can also work as a robot supermodel. Boston Dynamics 20 March 2022 | Natlawreview Police across the United States are increasingly relying on emerging technologies […]

Los Angeles police told to collect social media data on every civilian they stop

LAPD issued ‘field interview cards’ to record a civilian’s Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and other social media accounts. Photo: Police detain people during the George Floyd protests in Los Angeles on 1 June 2020. Photograph: REX/Shutterstock 08 September 2021 | Sam Levin […]

U.S. Lawmakers Call for Punitive Measures Against Israeli’s NSO Group

Photo: Protestors outside the offices of the Israeli cyber firm NSO Group in Herzliya on Sunday. Credit: Nir Elias / Reuters US lawmakers are telling the Biden administration to call out by name, as well as in reports provided to […]

Israel ‘creating task force’ to manage the fallout to its NSO spyware

Photo:  Illustration: Ali Assaf/Guardian Design Readers in search of a full accounting of Israel’s role in the creation and distribution of the spyware will be disappointed, but this article does shine a certain light on the facts missing from the […]

Obituary: Athan Theoharis, Used FOIA to reveal F.B.I. Abuses (84)

Photo: Athan Theoharis in his office at Marquette University in 1991. He used Freedom of Information Act requests to uncover secrets about the F.B.I.Credit…Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Theoharis found formerly unobtainable files of J. Edgar Hoover, whom he called “an insubordinate […]

US-owned firm ‘Emcor’ was CCTV provider for Matt Hancock’s office

Photo: The government has launched an investigation into the leaked CCTV footage of Matt Hancock and Gina Coladangelo. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters A firm that provided security at Matt Hancock’s office, where leaked CCTV footage showed him kissing an aide, has also worked at […]

FBI, Trojan Shield and the manipulation of the encrypted phone platform, ANOM

Photo: Money seized by Australian Federal Police © Australian Federal Police/Handout via REUTERS Hundreds arrested worldwide in Trojan Shield organised crime sting 08 June 2021 | Jamie Smyth in Sydney and Michael Peel  |FT More than 800 people have been arrested around […]