The Scottish Government will allow public bodies to use IMSI catchers with less oversight than in England and Wales, despite privacy fears.
Facebook data shows that right wing groups are adept at using anger as a means of outperforming their rivals on the social media platform.
Just three people in Scotland have been identified as at risk of being "drawn into terrorism" in Scotland since 2011.
The Office of the Surveillance Commissioners identify 'significant issues' with the way Police Scotland staff treat surveillance material.
The Coal Authority is to review the way it manages minewater treatment facilities across Scotland after a pollution incident in Lanarkshire.
Councils across Scotland are failing to implement surveillance laws properly, according to inspection reports obtained by The Ferret.
Police Scotland confirm plans to delete half a billion historic ANPR records that are not linked to criminal activity... once they've worked out how.
Mobile phone firms have been criticised for letting government agencies exploit weaknesses in their networks rather than taking steps to secure customer data.
Calls for a privacy probe after Scottish Prison Service is first UK agency to admit using controversial phone blocking technology.