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Caldwell hails expansion of search warrant powers

By Euan Conley

23 November 2016

Caldwell hails expansion of search warrant powers US Department of Justice (Credit: Credit: istockphoto.com/traveler1116)

US public prosecutors and federal agents are set to receive further powers to pursue search warrants in cybercrime investigations where the suspect cannot be located, Assistant Attorney General Leslie Caldwell revealed on 21 November.