The FBI Has Used “Geek Squad” Computer Repair Technicians as Informants, Documents Reveal

Documents released in a Freedom of Information Act request reveal that the FBI used computer technicians from electronic retailer Best Buy’s “Geek Squad” as informants.  The Bureau would pay the computer repair service for flagging illegal materials on customers’ computers found in the course of their repair, documents show.  The relationship has reportedly existed for […]

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