To be safe from terror we need to let the NSA, China, and NYPD spy on us? Well, no.

Euro­pean media out­lets are report­ing that the loca­tion of a raid con­duct­ed on a sus­pect­ed safe house Wednes­day morn­ing was extract­ed from a cell­phone, appar­ent­ly belong­ing to one of the attack­ers, found in the trash out­side the Bat­a­clan con­cert hall mas­sacre. Le Monde report­ed that inves­ti­ga­tors were able to access the data on the phone, includ­ing a detailed map of the con­cert hall and an SMS mes­sag­ing say­ing “we’re off; we’re start­ing.” Police were also able to trace the phone’s move­ments.

Read: To be safe from terror we need to let the NSA, China, and NYPD spy on us? Well, no.