Jan 182022
 January 18, 2022  Posted by  Govt, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Martin Lukacs reports: Canadian police have been establishing municipal surveillance centres to support law enforcement, deploying digital technologies that expand surveillance powers with the help of major US corporations, according to government documents seen by The Breach. Working around-the-clock in special rooms or wings of police stations, these so-called “real-time [Read More…]

Jan 142022
 January 14, 2022  Posted by  Laws, Surveillance, U.S.

Zack Whittaker reports: A New York bill that would ban state law enforcement from obtaining residents’ private user data from tech giants through the use of controversial search warrants will get another chance, two years after it was first introduced. The Reverse Location Search Prohibition Act was reintroduced to the New York [Read More…]

Jan 132022
 January 13, 2022  Posted by  Non-U.S., Surveillance

Katie Williams reports: Anyone under 22 can now apply for free bus travel. The Free Bus Travel Scheme will come into force on January 31 and allow young people to travel on buses for free. However people have taken to social media to express their frustration after users claimed the website kept crashing. Others [Read More…]