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'We must be allowed to spy on Facebook and Twitter', says former Whitehall intelligence chief

3 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Social media should be monitored by police and security services, a former intelligence chief has said, to prevent paedophiles and terrorists from communicating unhindered. Sir David Omand, former Permanent Secretary and Security and Intelligence Co-ordinator in the Cabinet Office, says criminals are increasingly making use of online social networks such as Twitter and Facebook to communicate.
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