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NYPD Used Cell Phone Spying Tools Over 1,000 Times Since 2008: NYCLU


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NYPD Used Cell Phone Spying Tools Over 1,000 Times Since 2008: NYCLU

Nadia Prupis, staff writer

The New York Police Department (NYPD) has used the covert cell phone spying devices known as Stingrays more than 1,000 times since 2008, including for the investigation of low-level crimes and typically without a warrant, the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) revealed on Thursday.