New police radars can ‘see’ inside homes

Creepy then. Creepy now.
Creepy then. Creepy now.

Hey, if you aren’t doing anything wrong what do you care if the police can see inside your home? Only criminals would have a problem with the government using this device.

(From AZCentral)

At least 50 U.S. law enforcement agencies have secretly equipped their officers with radar devices that allow them to effectively peer through the walls of houses to see whether anyone is inside, a practice raising new concerns about the extent of government surveillance.

Those agencies, including the FBI and the U.S. Marshals Service, began deploying the radar systems more than two years ago with little notice to the courts and no public disclosure of when or how they would be used. The technology raises legal and privacy issues because the U.S. Supreme Court has said officers generally cannot use high-tech sensors to tell them about the inside of a person’s house without first obtaining a search warrant.

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