How Much Surveillance Is Too Much?
The FBI has a very serious job to do, and any potential information about terrorist activities must be treated as a real threat. Although the FBI has not released any statement regarding why they were using GPS vehicle tracker technology to observe the man with an Egyptian decent, GPS tracking of potential “high risk” suspects or criminals is now a common practice by the FBI, as well as police departments. “Law enforcement applications of GPS trackers are fairly standard surveillance practices because the technology equipment gives the government or police agency the unique ability to observe driving activity in both a real-time and historical format, giving the agency detailed information about possible criminal activity”, explained a fleet management specialist for GPS Tracker Shop. Are you okay with government agencies using domestic surveillance techniques on American citizens?