• June 15, 2021

Tags : police

Tech

Exclusive: Irish Police To Be Given Powers Over Passwords

Irish police will have the power to compel people to provide passwords for electronic devices when carrying out a search warrant under new legislation. From a report: The change is part of the Garda Siochana Bill published by Irish Justice Minister Heather Humphreys on Monday. Gardai will also be required to make a written record […]Read More

Tech

Exclusive: Ring Refuses To Say How Many Users Had Video

Ring gets a lot of criticism, not just for its massive surveillance network of home video doorbells and its problematic privacy and security practices, but also for giving that doorbell footage to law enforcement. While Ring is making moves towards transparency, the company refuses to disclose how many users had their data given to police. […]Read More

Politics News

Exclusive: Same Alabama department paying convicted murderer is linked to

Martin Weinberg, the attorney representing Hobbs, told NBC News his client’s encounter with police is yet another example of the police department’s inability to safely work with people with mental illnesses. “We know there is a problem in Huntsville with excessive force and dealing with mentally ill individuals,” the attorney said, having represented families of […]Read More