The Commission is considering how to improve the current framework for storing, access and use of telecommunications data for the purposes of combating crime.
Necessity of data retention for criminal investigations.
Retention obligations do not match actual needs.
What is data retention actually for?
Difficulties in police and judicial cross-border cooperation.
Citizens are not sufficiently informed.
Uneven data retention practices are an obstacle to the internal market.
To what extent is data retention necessity?
How could the data retention regime be better regulated?
How can we ensure appropriate standards of accountability?
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Personal data processed in connection with the provision of electronic communications services.
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Characteristics or information, usually numerical, that are collected through observation.