CNET: Law enforcement requests for Facebook user data up 21 percent

CNET: Law enforcement requests for Facebook user data up 21 percent. “Requests for Facebook user information from law enforcement agencies around the world increased by 21 percent in the first half of 2017, the social networking giant reported Monday. The revelation was part of Facebook’s biannual Transparency Report, which discloses to the public how often the company gets requests from governments for users’ private information and how often it complies.”