FBI Used Best Buy Repair Technicians as Secret Agents | OC Weekly

Recently unsealed records reveal a much more extensive secret relationship than previously known between the FBI and Best Buy’s Geek Squad, including evidence the agency trained company technicians on law-enforcement operational tactics, shared lists of targeted citizens and, to covertly increase surveillance of the public, encouraged searches of computers even when unrelated to a customer’s request for repairs.

Source: FBI Used Best Buy Repair Technicians as Secret Agents | OC Weekly

Leaked FBI documents reveal secret rules for spying on journalists with National Security Letters | Freedom of the Press Foundation

Today, The Intercept published leaked documents that contain the FBI’s secret rules for targeting journalists and sources with National Security Letters (NSLs)—the controversial and unconstitutional warrantless tool the FBI uses to conduct surveillance without any court supervision whatsoever.

Source: Leaked FBI documents reveal secret rules for spying on journalists with National Security Letters | Freedom of the Press Foundation