U.S. Law Enforcement Seeks to Halt Apple-Google Encryption of Mobile Data - Bloomberg:
“This is a very bad idea,” said Cathy Lanier, chief of the Washington Metropolitan Police Department, in an interview. Smartphone communication is “going to be the preferred method of the pedophile and the criminal. We are going to lose a lot of investigative opportunities.”
You know they’re scared when they skip the terrorist line and go straight to bringing out the pedo language.
Whatever did they do before smartphones? Maybe they forgot how to actually investigate instead of spy, crack, and generally abuse people’s privacy. That’s the scary thought, not encrypted data.