Protecting yourself from cyberprivacy breaches by police

I am stingy with my location info. I keep “locations” turned off unless I need it for such things as finding a gas station or fast food place nearby, or I need directions somewhere. Unfortunately, of course, I often forget to turn it back off again…it takes practice. Have to make it an automatic habit.

Not that I’m a bank robber or anything. And the “luck of the birth” draw leaves me automatically equipped with a non-digital public safety social app called White Privilege. But I AM concerned as we head down toward the upcoming primaries & presidential election that location info could be used to round up protesters & hang some “trumped up” public disturbance charges on people.

With all the private info they’ve already gotten thru Cambridge Analytica, etc., chances are they already have enough to keep tabs on a lot of us “rabble rousers.”

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Retired professor, feminist, writer, photographer, activist, grandmother of 5, overall Wise Woman. Phd UIA School of Journalism & Mass Communication, 1994.

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Georgia NeSmith

Georgia NeSmith

Retired professor, feminist, writer, photographer, activist, grandmother of 5, overall Wise Woman. Phd UIA School of Journalism & Mass Communication, 1994.