This is a StingRay II, manufactured by Harris Corporation, of Melbourne, Fla., a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes. Tacoma police use a similar device, and a recent lawsuit says it interferes with normal cellphone use.
This is a StingRay II, manufactured by Harris Corporation, of Melbourne, Fla., a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes. Tacoma police use a similar device, and a recent lawsuit says it interferes with normal cellphone use. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Courtesy
This is a StingRay II, manufactured by Harris Corporation, of Melbourne, Fla., a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes. Tacoma police use a similar device, and a recent lawsuit says it interferes with normal cellphone use. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Courtesy

Lawsuit says city interferes with cellphone service when it uses surveillance tech

January 12, 2017 07:00 AM

UPDATED January 13, 2017 11:42 AM

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