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11137068861?profile=RESIZE_400xA new study found that countless smartphones seized in arrests and searches by police forces across the US are being auctioned online without first having the data on them erased, a practice that can lead to crime victims being re-victimized, a new study found.  In response, the largest online marketplace for items seized in US law enforcement investigations now ensures that all phones sold through its platform will be data-wiped before the auction.

Researchers at the University of Maryland last