Mobile Phone Operators Work With Police To Identify Rioters [Headlines]
T-Mobile and Orange mobile phone operators are sharing user information with police under the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act.
T-Mobile and Orange owner confirms it will hand user data to police under the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act
Mobile phone operators T-Mobile and Orange are prioritizing police requests for information about the phones used to organise the wave of looting and riots hitting British cities.
Everything Everywhere, which owns the T-Mobile and Orange brands and operates more than a third of UK mobile phones, confirmed Tuesday that police had begun sending requests for information under the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act (RIPA). Juliette Garside/The Guardian.