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FBI Used Best Buy's Geek Squad To Increase Secret Public Surveillance

3/10/2017 11:45:00 AM Eastern

Although Best Buy has denied a formal arrangement with the FBI, evidence suggests a close relationship.

“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.”

Read the full story on OC Weekly.

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