This is a StingRay II, manufactured by Harris Corporation, of Melbourne, Fla., a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes. Tacoma police use a similar device, and a recent lawsuit says it interferes with normal cellphone use.
This is a StingRay II, manufactured by Harris Corporation, of Melbourne, Fla., a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes. Tacoma police use a similar device, and a recent lawsuit says it interferes with normal cellphone use. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Courtesy
This is a StingRay II, manufactured by Harris Corporation, of Melbourne, Fla., a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes. Tacoma police use a similar device, and a recent lawsuit says it interferes with normal cellphone use. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Courtesy

Lawsuit says city interferes with cellphone service when it uses surveillance tech

January 12, 2017 1:59 PM