Curtis Waltman reports:
The Cell Site Simulator Census has uncovered more previously undisclosed records, this time from the Oakland Police Department and the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office. Among these documents is a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) dated December 27th 2016, and enters Oakland Police into a five year no-cost contract for utilization access of the Alameda County District Attorney’s cell site simulator.
Crucially, OPD has agreed to limit their use of the cell site sim to search and rescue operations, locating mass casualty event victims, missing persons searches, and apprehending fugitives. This is sets down a legal avenue where if the department does not comply with these directives, they can be held accountable.
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via Joe Cadillic