For Austin police, encrypting radio chatter means weighing transparency vs. safety
from Austin American-Statesman
Austin police are wrestling with the idea of encrypting radio traffic on most, if not all, of the department’s radio channels, potentially by the end of the year. Police leaders say the move is a way of protecting officers and denying criminals the advantage of knowing where police are or when they might be coming.
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