Upload

Loading...

Cops demand cell phone data in record numbers

4,199

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Jul 9, 2012

In the last five years, the amount of surveillance has expanded and it has steadily increased at a rate of 15 percent per year since 2007. According to mobile service carriers, in 2011, 1.3 million cell phone requests were made by law enforcement of users' digital data and 2,732 wiretapping requests were also made across the US. The growing trend has resulted in a decline in warrants for wiretapping. So what does this mean for Americans? Alan Butler with the Appellate Advocacy Counsel for EPIC, joins us with his take on the growing practice.

Like us and/or follow us:

http://twitter.com/RT_America
http://www.facebook.com/RTAmerica

Loading...

Advertisement
to add this to Watch Later

Add to