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Hate Drones? This New Website Lets You Create a 'No Fly Zone' Over Your Property

Hate Drones? This New Website Lets You Create a 'No Fly Zone' Over Your Property | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
A new organization has risen to help individuals secure the blue skies above their properties –– no shotguns required!
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No Fly Zone is a logical first step to quelling the nation’s personal suspicions of these unmanned aircrafts.


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More Parents Are Hiring Investigators to Follow Their Nannies - ABC News

More Parents Are Hiring Investigators to Follow Their Nannies - ABC News | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
Why Nanny Spying Has Become a Booming Business
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It's "absolutely" on the rise. 


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Absolutely everywhere in Beijing is now covered by police video surveillance - Quartz

Absolutely everywhere in Beijing is now covered by police video surveillance - Quartz | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
During China's National Day holidays this month, almost 8 million tourists visited Beijing in just four days—and the Chinese government kept a close watch on every one of them as they toured the capital's streets.
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The Chinese government plans to completely monitor key public areas with video surveillance across the country by 2020.


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Change coming to the private investigation industry - Daily Commercial

Change coming to the private investigation industry - Daily Commercial | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
There's change coming soon to the way private investigators in Florida conduct business, and some investigators are none too happy about it.
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"It's created a major problem for us."


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British surveillance state ‘worse than Orwell’s 1984’ – UN privacy chief

British surveillance state ‘worse than Orwell’s 1984’ – UN privacy chief | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
UN Special Rapporteur on Privacy Joseph Cannataci has described Britain’s oversight of surveillance as a “bad joke” and said the situation is worse than anything author George Orwell imagined in his dystopian novel “Nineteen Eighty-Four.”...
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Cannataci-  "The U.K. has the weakest oversight of surveillance in the western world."


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Meet A Facebook Bounty Hunter Who Takes Down Impostor Accounts, For A Fee

Meet A Facebook Bounty Hunter Who Takes Down Impostor Accounts, For A Fee | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
Kenneth Copeland Ministries, an evangelical church run by a husband-and-wife team in Texas, is committed to spreading its gospel “from the top of the world to the bottom and all the way around.” That’s...
Private Investigators's insight:

"Many ministers have to deal with social media impostors, but they aren't the only ones."



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Seoul to invest in nighttime surveillance along DMZ - UPI.com

Seoul to invest in nighttime surveillance along DMZ - UPI.com | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
Increased North Korean military movement along the Korean demilitarized zone requires better surveillance equipment, South Korea's Defense Ministry said on Wednesday.
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"Seoul's military stated $101 million is needed."



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Alameda County DA Seeks Controversial Surveillance Device - East Bay Express

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The Alameda County District Attorney's Office is leading a multi-agency effort to acquire a controversial cellphone surveillance device and has signed a non-disclosure agreement with...
Private Investigators's insight:

"The device is being purchased with federal homeland security grant funds and a few other sources."



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Police cells to be run by private security? - Isle of Man Today

Police cells to be run by private security? - Isle of Man Today | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
Civilian detention officers could look after prisoners in police cells and private investigating officers hired in to assist with inquiries.
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"Any functions that don't require the use of warranted powers could be contracted out."



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Surveillance Reform is Imperative for the U.S. Tech Industry

Surveillance Reform is Imperative for the U.S. Tech Industry | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
At the heart of every recent national security debate – including the one going on now in Washington – is a question of privacy. Are privacy and national security mutually exclusive? Do we have to give up one to get the other?
Private Investigators's insight:

Are privacy and national security mutually exclusive?



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'Private Eyes' paid to patrol some Chicago neighborhoods - WLS-TV

'Private Eyes' paid to patrol some Chicago neighborhoods - WLS-TV | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
Pay more property taxes and, in return, get armed, private cops to police your neighborhood plus, additional security cameras to monitor your streets.
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"I think it's worth the money."



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Private Investigators's curator insight, May 7, 2015 3:24 PM

"I think it's worth the extra money."



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PI says: "Mom Kept ‘Go Bag’ Near Door"

PI says: "Mom Kept ‘Go Bag’ Near Door" | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it

Private investigator Phillip Klein revealed details of 17-year-old Sabrina Allen’s life in Mexico with her mother, who is accused of abducting her.

Private Investigators's insight:

Father turned to Private investigator Philip Klein to help bring her home.


Mother's Bail set at $1,030,000.


ABC News Story:  Sabrina Allen


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"Private Detectives are Going Back to Basics"

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In an age of increased cybersecurity, Pittsburgh private detectives are resorting to old-school methods.

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“My daughter calls me a professional creeper”
“I have a license to stalk.”

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APNewsBreak: South Korea pulls plug on government-mandated child surveillance app - Newser

APNewsBreak: South Korea pulls plug on government-mandated child surveillance app - Newser | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The most widely used child surveillance app in South Korea has been pulled from the market after security specialists raised serious concerns about the program's safety. Moon...
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The decision to shut it down was "long overdue."


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Americans’ Views on Government Surveillance Programs

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Most are familiar with U.S. surveillance programs The vast majority of Americans in this survey say they have heard about the surveillance programs to collect
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"87% of respondents were aware of the programs in place."




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Edward Snowden promotes global treaty to curtail surveillance - Technology & Science - CBC News

Edward Snowden promotes global treaty to curtail surveillance - Technology & Science - CBC News | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
Domestic digital spying on ordinary citizens is an international threat that will only be slowed with measures like a proposed international treaty, Edward Snowden says.
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"This is a global problem that affects all of us."


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City inspector general says fraud investigations saved $2.3M last year - Baltimore Sun

City inspector general says fraud investigations saved $2.3M last year - Baltimore Sun | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
Baltimore's inspector general says investigations targeting fraud — largely in the fire and police departments — saved city taxpayers more than $2.3 million last year.
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"Our goal is to assist the city in achieving better results with limited resources."


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Private Investigators's curator insight, September 2, 2015 4:32 PM

"Our goal is to assist the city in achieving better results with limited resources."


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How technology is turning jealous spouses into private detectives - Telegraph.co.uk

How technology is turning jealous spouses into private detectives - Telegraph.co.uk | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
As millions of Ashley Madison users' details are leaked online, one private investigator tells Sophie Curtis how technology is helping people catch out their errant partners
Private Investigators's insight:

"Technology makes it very difficult for a person to fall off the grid because any online interaction leaves a paper trail."


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Investigative journalism is vital for democracy as state surveillance increases | Carly Nyst

Investigative journalism is vital for democracy as state surveillance increases | Carly Nyst | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
In Germany, as in Britain, journalists should be free to report on and hold their countries’ ever-widening surveillance programmes to account
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"The degree of transparency in US and UK surveillance agencies is due in large part to Campbell."


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Comey: Encrypted Messaging Not Needed to Block Mass Surveillance - U.S. News & World Report

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Comey: Encrypted Messaging Not Needed to Block Mass Surveillance
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"We are in a golden age of surveillance, not darkness."



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The private investigator who spies using drones

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Aerial vehicles are the latest tool for private detectives – but for how long? Rose Eveleth reports.
Private Investigators's insight:

"As drone use becomes more popular, there will surely be more restrictions to come."



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NSA Surveillance Bill Showdown Looms in Senate - New York Times

NSA Surveillance Bill Showdown Looms in Senate - New York Times | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
A bill to allow the government to restart surveillance operations, but with new restrictions, passed over the opposition of the Senate majority leader, and was signed by President Obama.
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"The bill cleared the Senate 67 to 32 after a fierce floor fight."



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The trauma of employee fraud - special report - New Zealand Herald

The trauma of employee fraud - special report - New Zealand Herald | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
Businesses in the Bay continue to fall victim to internal fraud, often committed by long-serving employees who are trusted - and cared for - by their
Private Investigators's insight:

"It's like a partner cheating on you."



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Why a Code of Ethics Is a Private Investigator’s Best Friend

Why a Code of Ethics Is a Private Investigator’s Best Friend | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it
A professional body can't force its members to be ethical. What it can do is provide a code of ethics and a strong incentive to follow that code.
Private Investigators's insight:

Just four of many ways an ethical guide can help professionals.


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"iPhone 'backdoors' can be used for surveillance"

"iPhone 'backdoors' can be used for surveillance" | Skip Tracing | Scoop.it

Expert says 'forensic services' could allow access to personal data, but there is no proof these have been used for surveillance.


Via Ronald Bannon MBA, C.Adm., FCMC
Private Investigators's insight:

There a number of previously undocumented “forensic services” and “surveillance mechanisms” within iOS.

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Ronald Bannon MBA, C.Adm., FCMC's curator insight, July 23, 2014 7:59 AM

A researcher has revealed what he claims to be previously undiscovered ways that users can be surveilled through their iPhone. Research released by iOS exploitation expert Jonathan Zdziarski at the Hackers On Planet Earth conference in New York last week showed there were a number of previously undocumented “forensic services” and “surveillance mechanisms” within iOS.