Jun 27, 2019

Hackers Won’t Let Up in Their Attack on U.S. Cities

Wall Street Journal | Local governments across the country are facing a growing threat of cyberattacks and escalating ransom demands, as an attack in this city has crippled thousands of computers for a month. Read More

Mar 13, 2019

Documents Reveal ICE Using Driver Location Data From Local Police for Deportations

ACLU | U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is using mass location surveillance to target immigrants. And local governments like Merced and Union City, California, are helping Read More

Feb 2, 2019

Kensington: New records show more cops used confidential database to gather personal information on police board member

Mercury News | In what a privacy expert called an “extremely egregious” example of police abusing their authority, Kensington officers accessed a highly confidential Read More

Jan 10, 2019

Hack that cost Baltimore $18M a mystery after experts eye NSA link

UPI | Weeks after Baltimore and a North Carolina city fell victim to ransomware known as "RobbinHood" Read More

Sep 28, 2016

AP: Across US, police officers abuse confidential databases

AP News | Police officers across the country misuse confidential law enforcement databases to get information o Read More