Slashdot Items Tagged "police"

Date / Time Story
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:21PM International Authorities Take Down Massive 'Avalanche' Botnet, Sinkhole Over 800,000 Domains
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:32PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Monday November 28, 2016 @04:24PM EU's Law Enforcement Agency Closes 4,500 Websites Peddling Fake Brands
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:05AM Police in UK Warn About Dating Apps After Serial Killer Conviction
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:46PM Surveillance Firm 'Geofeedia' Cuts Half of Staff After Losing Access To Twitter, Facebook
Friday November 18, 2016 @05:58PM Major Cyberlocker EX.UA To Shut Down Amid Police Crackdown
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:34PM Police Raid Pirate Site, Seize 60 Servers Following MPAA Complaint
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:07PM Montreal Police Monitored iPhone of La Presse Journalist Patrick Lagace
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:15PM Half of American Adults Are In a Face-Recognition Database
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:52PM It's Entirely Reasonable For Police To Swipe a Suspicious Gift Card, Says Court
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:08PM Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Block Tool For Cops To Surveil You On Social Media
Friday October 07, 2016 @06:12PM Baltimore Police Took 1 Million Surveillance Photos of City
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:19AM Police Complaints Drop 93 Percent After Deploying Body Cameras
Friday September 16, 2016 @04:31PM NYPD Says Talking About Its IMSI Catchers Would Make Them Vulnerable To Hacking
Monday September 12, 2016 @02:34PM Unredacted User Manuals Of Stingray Device Show How Accessible Surveillance Is
Friday September 02, 2016 @03:14PM Police Seize Two 'Perfect Privacy' VPN Servers
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @04:18PM FCC Complaint: Baltimore Police Breaking Law With Use of Stingray Phone Trackers
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @11:01AM Metropolitan Police To Target Online Hate Crime and Abuse
Friday August 12, 2016 @12:20PM Local Canadian Police Station Admits To Owning Stingray Surveillance Device
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:02PM Local Police in Canada Used 'Stingray' Surveillance Device Without a Warrant
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @09:08AM London's Metropolitan Police Still Running 27,000 Windows XP Desktops
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:02AM Police Scotland Told To Pay Journalist $13,000 Over Illegal Intercepts
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @05:59PM Police Asked Facebook To Deactivate Woman's Account During Deadly Standoff
Thursday July 21, 2016 @03:49PM Police 3D-Printed A Murder Victim's Finger To Unlock His Phone
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:11PM Leaky Database Leaves Oklahoma Police, Bank Vulnerable To Intruders
Friday July 08, 2016 @12:52PM Using a Bomb Robot to Kill a Suspect Is an Unprecedented Shift in Policing
Thursday July 07, 2016 @03:22PM Baton Rouge Police Database Hacked In Retaliation For Killing of Alton Sterling
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @04:15PM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Thursday June 30, 2016 @11:21PM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:07PM Oklahoma State Troopers Use New Device To Seize Bank Accounts During Traffic Stops
Friday May 20, 2016 @04:33PM Real-Life RoboCop Guards Shopping Centers In California
Thursday May 19, 2016 @10:14PM New Surveillance System May Let Cops Use All Of The Cameras
Monday May 16, 2016 @03:09PM Iran Is Arresting Models Who Pose Without Headscarves On Instagram
Friday May 13, 2016 @04:42AM Government Spy Truck Is Disguised As A Google Street View Car
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @06:57PM Child Porn Suspect Jailed Indefinitely For Refusing To Decrypt Hard Drives
Thursday April 14, 2016 @11:02PM UC Davis Spent $175,000 To Bury Search Results After Cops Pepper-Sprayed Protestors
Monday April 11, 2016 @04:21PM Cellebrite Is Developing Roadside Police 'Textalyzer' Device
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:05PM $40 Hardware Is Enough To Hack $28,000 Police Drones From 2km Away
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @05:22AM Police Unlikely To Win Wider Access To Smartphones Despite FBI Success In San Bernardino Case
Sunday March 06, 2016 @11:46AM No, Turning On Your Phone Is Not Consenting To Being Tracked By Police
Monday February 29, 2016 @11:20AM Anonymous Goes After Miami Police Officer Who Doxed An Innocent Woman
Thursday February 18, 2016 @04:17PM Authorities Arrest Activists Instead of Those Responsible For CA Gas Leak
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:19PM Dutch Police Train Bald Eagles To Take Out Drones
Saturday January 30, 2016 @05:48PM ACLU Sues Anaheim Police For Public Records On Cell Phone Surveillance
Friday January 29, 2016 @02:44PM Jailbreak Turns Cheap Walkie-Talkie Into DMR Police Scanner
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @11:05AM Police Department Charging TV News Network $36,000 For Body Cam Footage
Sunday November 15, 2015 @08:47AM Police Body Cameras Come With Pre-Installed Malware
Saturday October 31, 2015 @06:09PM UK Police Make Third Arrest Over TalkTalk Cyber Attack
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:32AM Boston Tracks Vehicles, Lies About It, Leaves Data Exposed
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:00AM Police Body Camera Business All About the Video Evidence Storage
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:38AM Proposed MAC Sniffing Dongle Intended To Help Recover Stolen Electronics
Monday August 31, 2015 @05:45AM Assange Says Harrods Assisting Metro Police in 'Round-the-Clock Vigil'
Sunday August 23, 2015 @07:49PM In Baltimore and Elsewhere, Police Use Stingrays For Petty Crimes
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @10:44AM EFF and MuckRock Need Your Help Tracking Biometric Surveillance
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:45PM Dallas Police Falsely Credit TrapWire System For Arrests
Thursday June 18, 2015 @07:52AM E-Detective Spy Tool Used By Police and Governments Has Major Security Holes
Monday June 15, 2015 @02:46AM Police Scanning Every Face At UK Download Festival
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:42AM Amazon Publishes Opaque Transparency Report
Thursday June 11, 2015 @09:13AM Fake Mobile Phone Towers Found To Be "Actively Listening In" On Calls In UK
Saturday May 23, 2015 @12:13AM The Body Cam Hacker Who Schooled the Police
Thursday May 07, 2015 @06:33AM What To Say When the Police Tell You To Stop Filming Them
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @07:37AM US Gov't Will Reveal More About Its Secret Cellphone Tracking Devices
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:45AM Snapchat Joins the Gang, Releases Transparency Report
Monday March 30, 2015 @05:03PM Secret Service Plans New Fence, Full Scale White House Replica, But No Moat
Friday March 13, 2015 @10:07PM Wikipedia Entries On NYPD Violence Get Some Edits From Headquarters
Saturday February 07, 2015 @05:01PM Swatting 19-Year-Old Arrested in Las Vegas
Saturday February 07, 2015 @02:33PM NYPD Creates Fake Social Media Profiles To Track Loud Parties, Underage Drinking
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @04:09PM Art Project Causes Atlanta Police To Close Highway and Call Bomb Squad
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @12:46PM Police Nation-Wide Use Wall-Penetrating Radars To Peer Into Homes
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @10:23PM Study: Police Body-Cams Reduce Unacceptable Use of Force
Thursday November 13, 2014 @12:21PM After Silk Road 2.0 Shutdown, Rival Dark Net Markets Grow Quickly
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @08:13AM Ford Develops a Way To Monitor Police Driving
Sunday November 02, 2014 @07:43PM Ferguson No-Fly Zone Revealed As Anti-Media Tactic
Monday October 27, 2014 @12:56PM CHP Officers Steal, Forward Nude Pictures From Arrestee Smartphones
Saturday October 18, 2014 @12:51PM Florida Supreme Court: Police Can't Grab Cell Tower Data Without a Warrant
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @09:18AM Which Cars Get the Most Traffic Tickets?
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @11:11AM Kernel Developer Dmitry Monakhov Arrested For Protesting Ukraine Invasion
Monday August 11, 2014 @07:32AM San Jose Police Apologize For Hiding Drone Program, Halts Until Further Review
Saturday July 26, 2014 @08:20AM Private Data On iOS Devices Not So Private After All
Thursday July 10, 2014 @12:59PM Police Recording Confirms NYPD Flew At a Drone and Never Feared Crashing
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @07:09AM Police Using Dogs To Sniff Out Computer Memory
Thursday July 03, 2014 @03:24PM Use of Encryption Foiled the Cops a Record 9 Times In 2013
Thursday July 03, 2014 @10:35AM Judge Frees "Cannibal Cop" Who Shared His Fantasies Online
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @10:44AM Baton Bob Strikes Back Against Police That Coerced Facebook Post From Him
Thursday June 12, 2014 @04:28PM US Pushing Local Police To Keep Quiet On Cell-Phone Surveillance Technology
Thursday June 05, 2014 @04:34PM US Marshals Seize Police Stingray Records To Keep Them From the ACLU
Saturday May 31, 2014 @09:30PM LAPD Gets Some Hand-Me-Down Drones From Seattle, Promises Discretion
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @10:18AM Police Departments Using Car Tracking Database Sworn To Secrecy
Friday April 18, 2014 @05:51PM Peoria Mayor Sends Police To Track Down Twitter Parodist
Friday April 11, 2014 @07:00PM Can You Buy a License To Speed In California?
Sunday March 23, 2014 @05:24PM L.A. Police: All Cars In L.A. Are Under Investigation
Thursday February 13, 2014 @10:03AM Australian Police Deploy 3D Crime Scene Scanner
Saturday February 08, 2014 @02:47PM Cops With Google Glass: Horrible Idea, Or Good One?
Thursday December 26, 2013 @03:54PM Houston Expands Downtown Surveillance, Unsure If It Helps
Saturday December 14, 2013 @04:55PM Boston Police Stop Scanning Registration Plates, For Now
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @10:49AM British Police Censor the Global Internet
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @11:46AM Police Use James-Bond-Style GPS Bullet
Thursday October 03, 2013 @01:05PM French Police To Switch 72,000 Desktop PCs To Linux
Friday June 21, 2013 @09:26PM Report: Not Just For Tabloids; UK Privacy-Invading Hackers Widespread
Tuesday June 18, 2013 @07:16AM Supreme Court Decides Your Silence May Be Used Against You
Thursday May 23, 2013 @08:51AM French Police End Missing Persons Searches, Suggest Using Facebook
Saturday May 18, 2013 @09:17AM Fed. Appeals Court Says Police Need Warrant to Search Phone
Wednesday May 08, 2013 @05:00PM US DOJ Say They Don't Need Warrants For E-Mail, Chats
Monday May 06, 2013 @07:02AM "Terrorist" Lyrics Land High Schooler In Jail
Friday April 26, 2013 @11:09AM Kenya Police: Our Fake Bomb Detectors Are Real
Friday April 26, 2013 @09:56AM NYC Police Comm'r: Privacy Is 'Off the Table' After Boston Bombs
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @07:19AM RCMP Says Terror Plot Against Canadian Trains Thwarted
Sunday April 21, 2013 @05:09PM Japanese Police Urge ISPs To Block Tor
Friday April 19, 2013 @07:57PM Police Capture Second Marathon Bombing Suspect in Watertown, Mass.
Tuesday April 16, 2013 @08:21AM Boston Officials Did Not Shut Down Cell Network After Marathon Bombing
Thursday March 21, 2013 @07:33AM FAA Grants Arlington Texas Police Department Permission To Fly UAVs
Thursday March 07, 2013 @01:13PM Texas Bills Would Bar Warrantless Snooping On Phone Location
Friday February 22, 2013 @05:54PM Apple Now Working With the NYPD To Curb iPhone Thefts
Tuesday January 29, 2013 @08:46AM Machine Gun Fire From Military Helicopters Flying Over Downtown Miami
Saturday January 05, 2013 @03:07AM Facebook Lands Drunk Driving Teen In Jail
Tuesday December 25, 2012 @11:59AM NYPD To Identify 'Deranged' Gunmen Through Internet Chatter
Thursday December 13, 2012 @10:11AM New Hampshire Cops Use Taser On Woman Buying Too Many iPhones
Monday October 22, 2012 @06:47AM Facebook Won't Take Down Undercover Cop Page In Australia
Friday October 12, 2012 @05:03PM Seattle Police Want More Drones, Even While Two Sit Unused
Sunday September 30, 2012 @11:50AM EU Privacy Watchdog To ICANN: Law Enforcement WHOIS Demands "Unlawful"
Monday September 17, 2012 @01:36PM Pirate Bay Co-Founder Detained In Sweden
Friday September 14, 2012 @09:22PM Cameras To Watch Cameras In Maryland
Friday September 14, 2012 @07:35PM Twitter Hands Over Messages At Heart of Occupy Case
Thursday September 06, 2012 @12:59PM Dutch Police Ask 8000+ Citizens To Provide Their DNA
Monday August 27, 2012 @12:50PM Photo Reveals UK Plan: "Assange To Be Arrested Under All Circumstances"
Friday August 10, 2012 @07:24PM Minneapolis Police Catalog License Plates and Location Data
Friday August 10, 2012 @05:42PM Training Cops To Use Social Media Information
Friday July 27, 2012 @09:54AM Man Claims Cell Phone Taken By DC Police For Taking Photos
Friday July 20, 2012 @05:36PM Judge: Cops Can Impersonate Owner Of Seized Cell Phones
Sunday July 08, 2012 @12:52PM NY Couple On "Wanted" Poster For Filming Police
Thursday May 31, 2012 @07:42AM VA Governor Wants Military Drones For Police
Thursday May 17, 2012 @07:26AM UK Police Roll Out On-the-Spot Mobile Data Extraction System
Sunday May 13, 2012 @11:15AM Aussie Police Consider Using Automated Spy Drones
Tuesday April 24, 2012 @11:28AM Australia's Largest Police Force Accused of Widespread Piracy
Tuesday April 03, 2012 @08:07AM Supreme Court Approves Strip Searches For Any Arrestable Offense
Tuesday April 03, 2012 @07:27AM UK Police Investigate Alleged Phorm Lunch With Officer
Thursday March 15, 2012 @01:10PM Stolen iPad's Reported Location Not Enough To Warrant Search, Say Dutch Police
Friday March 09, 2012 @08:43PM Drones, Dogs and the Future of Privacy
Saturday March 03, 2012 @06:40AM Cook County Judge Says Law Banning Recording Police Is Unconstitutional
Thursday February 09, 2012 @08:04AM FAA Bill Authorizes Surveillance Drones Over US
Wednesday February 08, 2012 @07:01PM Pasadena Police Encrypt, Deny Access To Police Radio
Friday January 20, 2012 @07:42PM NYPD Developing Portable Body Scanner For Detecting Guns
Wednesday January 04, 2012 @05:18PM Court OKs Barring High IQs For Cops
Monday December 26, 2011 @12:46PM LAPD Surveillance Cameras Go Unused
Friday October 21, 2011 @05:31AM French Court Orders ISP To Block Police Misconduct Website
Thursday October 13, 2011 @12:33PM Dutch ISP Files Police Complaint Against Spamhaus
Tuesday October 11, 2011 @07:21AM California Governor Vetoes Ban On Warrantless Phone Searches
Thursday October 06, 2011 @07:34AM Calif. Appeals Court Approves Cell Phone Searches
Thursday September 29, 2011 @08:07AM Conflict Between Occupy Wall Street Protestors and NYPD Escalating
Tuesday September 20, 2011 @07:19AM Atlanta's Growing Video Surveillance System
Monday August 29, 2011 @06:09AM Mass. Court Says Constitution Protects Filming On-Duty Police
Friday August 26, 2011 @06:11AM Social Media a Threat To Undercover Cops
Monday August 22, 2011 @02:50PM When Schools Are the Police
Saturday August 13, 2011 @10:35PM After Cell-Phone Switch-Off, Anonymous Promises BART Protest
Thursday August 04, 2011 @06:54PM Online Parody Cartoon Targeted For Prosecution
Friday July 15, 2011 @06:38AM App Uses Facial Profiling To Identify Perps
Sunday June 26, 2011 @01:30PM Off-Duty Police Officer Steals iPad From TSA Checkpoint
Friday June 24, 2011 @05:15PM LulzSec Document Dump Shows Cops' Fear of iPhones
Saturday June 11, 2011 @07:28AM Court Case To Test Legality of Recording the Police With Your Cell Phone
Sunday June 05, 2011 @07:13AM Man Ordered At Gunpoint To Hand Over Phone For Recording Cops
Friday May 20, 2011 @05:34PM German Police Seize German Pirate Party Servers
Friday May 13, 2011 @06:48PM New Bill Would Require US ISPs To Retain User Info
Tuesday May 10, 2011 @12:14PM Police Recruiting Drug Users to Help Identify High Suspects
Friday May 06, 2011 @06:39PM A New Human-Seeking Drone, Much Cheaper Than a Predator
Thursday April 28, 2011 @12:19PM GPS Maker TomTom Submits Your Speed Data To Police
Wednesday April 20, 2011 @03:40AM Michigan Police Could Search Cell Phones During Traffic Stops
Saturday April 16, 2011 @04:45PM Judge Rules That Police Can Bar High I.Q. Scores
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @08:38PM Senators To Apple: Pull iPhone DUI-Check Alerts
Friday March 18, 2011 @11:22AM Microsoft Conducts Massive Botnet Takedown Action
Saturday March 05, 2011 @02:54PM Leave a Message, Go To Jail
Tuesday February 22, 2011 @05:10AM Police Chief Teaches Parents To Keylog Kids
Thursday December 16, 2010 @08:31AM Scotland Yard Has Been After Anonymous For Months
Tuesday October 19, 2010 @12:27PM 'Officer Bubbles' Sues YouTube Commenters Over Mockery
Thursday October 14, 2010 @12:32PM UK Police Force Posts All Its Calls On Twitter
Tuesday September 21, 2010 @10:49PM Interpol Chief's Identity Spoofed On Facebook
Sunday September 19, 2010 @07:25AM Criminal Charges Against Speed Trap Tweeter
Friday September 17, 2010 @09:24PM In Canada, Criminal Libel Charges Laid For Criticizing Police
Thursday September 09, 2010 @06:24PM Swedish Police Shoe Database May Tread On Copyright
Tuesday September 07, 2010 @07:53AM Pirate Bay Down; Police Raids Across Europe
Thursday August 12, 2010 @11:59AM Online Forum Speeding Boast Leads To Conviction
Friday August 06, 2010 @04:27PM Court Rejects Warrantless GPS Tracking
Wednesday August 04, 2010 @10:33AM Denials Aside, Feds Storing Body Scan Images
Tuesday July 27, 2010 @02:35AM Facing 16 Years In Prison For Videotaping Police
Wednesday June 23, 2010 @12:28PM Dutch Police Fighting Anti-Semite Attacks With "Decoy Jews"
Wednesday June 09, 2010 @12:08PM Anti-Speed Camera Activist Buys Police Department's Web Domain
Sunday June 06, 2010 @08:18PM Australian Police Ask Facebook For Police Alarm Button
Thursday June 03, 2010 @04:33PM Guess My Speed and Give Me a Ticket, In Ohio
Thursday June 03, 2010 @12:49PM Police Officers Seek Right Not To Be Recorded
Friday May 21, 2010 @09:36PM Russian Man Aims To Reinvent "Taser" Technology
Thursday April 22, 2010 @04:04PM Seattle Hacker Catches Cops Who Hid Arrest Tapes
Saturday April 03, 2010 @10:42AM Twins' DNA Foils Police
Friday March 19, 2010 @06:16PM "Computer Glitch" Responsible For 50 Raids On Retirees' Home
Tuesday March 02, 2010 @07:50AM UK Police Promise Not To Retain DNA Data, But Do Anyway
Thursday February 11, 2010 @02:21PM Armed Robot Drones To Join UK Police Force
Monday January 18, 2010 @02:38AM Police In Britain Arrest Man For Bomb-Threat Joke On Twitter
Wednesday January 06, 2010 @02:01AM Slovak Police Planted Explosives On Air Travelers
Tuesday December 15, 2009 @08:59PM Israeli Border Police Shoot US Student's Laptop
Tuesday November 24, 2009 @12:35PM Inside England and Wales' DNA Regime
Saturday November 14, 2009 @10:41PM Russian Whistleblower Cop On YouTube
Tuesday November 21, 2006 @01:09PM Students Put UCLA Taser Video On YouTube