Stingray

06.02.17
Researchers use rideshare vehicles to uncover stingray use
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Researchers use rideshare vehicles to uncover stingray use

A Seattle-based research team discovered three possible uses of secret surveillance equipment by law enforcement.

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05.19.17
Federal agents used a Stingray to track an immigrant's phone
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Federal agents used a Stingray to track an immigrant's phone

"As far as we know, this is a novel use of that technology," the EFF's director of advocacy said.

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12.19.16
House committee calls for clear cellphone surveillance rules
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House committee calls for clear cellphone surveillance rules

The bipartisan group wants to standardize how Stingrays and other phone tracking devices are deployed across the country.

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09.13.16
Set up your own Stingray cell dragnet with these leaked docs
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Set up your own Stingray cell dragnet with these leaked docs

Manuals and documents detail how the phone-intercepting networks function.

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08.16.16
Baltimore PD's phone surveillance allegedly violated FCC rules
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Baltimore PD's phone surveillance allegedly violated FCC rules

A new complaint claims the department illegally deployed Stingray devices while targeting black communities.

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07.13.16
Federal judge throws out evidence obtained by 'stingray' trackers
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Federal judge throws out evidence obtained by 'stingray' trackers

"Absent a search warrant, the government may not turn a citizen's cell phone into a tracking device."

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