European Union To Allow Online Policing BillAfter the events of September 11, 2001, privacy and security concerns have become paramount. The European Union (EU) is poised to adopt an Internet bill that will give police forces greater power to keep records of communication including phone records and Internet communications such as electronic mails and websurfing habits.
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