Long Beach Police Department: Cell-site Simulator
|Agency||Long Beach Police Department|
|Location||Long Beach, CA|
The Long Beach Police Department has a cell-site simulator. The department replaced their Harris Corporation device with one from KeyW.
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Cell-site simulators, also known as Stingrays or IMSI catchers, are devices that masquerade as legitimate cell-phone towers, tricking phones within a certain radius into connecting to the device rather than a tower.