Secret Service Bought Phone Location Data from Apps, Contract Confirms

Image: Stuart Kinlough/Getty ImagesThe Secret Service paid for a product that gives the agency access to location data generated by ordinary apps installed on peoples’ smartphones, an internal Secret Service document confirms.
The sale highlights the issue of law enforcement agencies buying…

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