agencies of the european union

  • Europol Ordered to Purge Its Massive Trove of Private Citizen’s Data

    Europol Ordered to Purge Its Massive Trove of Private Citizen’s Data

    Europol — the government body responsible for quashing organised crime and terrorist activities across the European Union — has long been in the crosshairs of privacy advocates over its judicious use of citizen surveillance. Now, it’s looking like some European authorities are starting to feel the same; the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) announced on…