Baltimore City Police Used Stingrays, Other Unknown Devices to Surveil Suspects

http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2014/11/19/baltimore_police_may_have_used_a_stingray_to_collect_cell_phone_data_but.html

John L. Haley, who works in Baltimore City police’s phone tracking unit, denied that his unit used stingrays (devices that collect data by mimicing cellphone towers to trick cellphones into connecting to them) to surveil cellphones, but he wouldn’t elaborate further, invoking a nondisclosure agreement with the FBI.

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