Cell Phone Forensics: Recovery and Preservation

By Alex Fox and Dorothy Fox
(04/01/2011)
The illegal introduction of cell phones into prisons continues to be a serious problem at the forefront of security concerns for corrections.

Manson Discovered With Second Cell Phone


(02/02/2011)
Serial killer Charles Manson was caught for a second time with a smuggled cellular phone. The phone was discovered in Manson’s cell at Corcoran State Prison in early January, according to a source at California’s Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

Feds Seek Input on Cell Phone Interdiction Solutions


(08/13/2010)
The federal government is seeking input from interested parties regarding technical solutions to the growing problem of contraband cellular phones in correctional facilities.

Cellular Contraband

By Alex Fox
(03/25/2010)
The illicit introduction of cell phones into correctional facilities began to emerge as a serious problem with dangerous public-safety ramifications just a few short years ago.

New Bill Addresses Contraband Cell Phone Use


(12/11/2009)
A new bill that will allow states to petition the Federal Communications Committee for approval to jam or block cell phone signals from within prisons was recently passed by the Senate.