Are Anaheim Police Snooping on People's Cell Phones?
Updated: Sep 24, 2020
The Anaheim Police Department is trying to brand itself as transparent in the wake of the city's July 2012 riots. Officers are now outfitted with digital audio recorders and body cameras. Policy manuals are posted online for all to see. But the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California is having a hell of a time trying to get the department to cough up documents on StingRay cell phone surveillance devices. The civil liberties group filed a lawsuit yesterday demanding the police turnover public records they requested way back last summer to no avail.
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