Police Use Cellphone Searches Daily In A Broad Net

Police Use Cellphone Searches Daily In A Broad Net

| May 25, 2021 | Legal News Links

“Until January 2020, the Portland Police Bureau did not have mobile forensics policy guiding how it conducted the searches. Absent policies, officers were still constrained by nascent and rapidly changing case law. But for more than five years, the police bureau was searching the most intimate recesses of people’s lives with no official guidelines regulating how and when those searches would be done.”

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