Israel suspends cellphone-tracking for coronavirus quarantine enforcement

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Israel suspends cellphone-tracking for coronavirus quarantine enforcement

Police use of mobile data to enforce quarantines stopped.

An Israeli parliamentary oversight committee on Wednesday suspended police use of cellphone data to enforce coronavirus quarantines, with one lawmaker citing privacy concerns. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government last month empowered the police to requisition cellphone roaming data on ...

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