Privacy Fears Linger Over LAPD's Alleged Use Of Cellphone Tracking Device
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Privacy advocates are questioning whether the Los Angeles Police Department's alleged use of a controversial cellphone tracking technology is legal.
KNX 1070's Claudia Peschiutta reports that police have lauded the effectiveness of the portable StingRay device in tracking down a suspect. However, critics are worried that other citizens' data could be compromised in the process.
Peter Scheer, executive director of the…