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  • Tech tool offers police ‘mass surveillance on a budget’

    Tech tool offers police ‘mass surveillance on a budget’

    By GARANCE BURKE and JASON DEAREN September 2, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/technology-police-government-surveillance-d395409ef5a8c6c3f6cdab5b1d0e27ef Local law enforcement agencies from suburban Southern California to rural North Carolina have been using an obscure cellphone tracking tool, at times without search warrants, that gives them the power to follow people’s movements months back in time, according to public records and internal…