61598623 story What To Do If Police Try To Search Your Phone Without a Warrant 286 Posted by Soulskill on Friday June 27, 2014 @01:08PM from the swallow-your-phone-when-they-approach-your-car dept. blottsie writes: The Supreme Court ruled this week that it is illegal for police to search your phone without a warrant. But just because that's the new rule doesn't mean all 7.5 million law enforcement officers in the U.S. will abide by it. This guide, put together with the help of the EFF and ACLU, explains what to do if a police officer tries to search your phone without a warrant. Of course, that doesn't mean they don't have other ways of getting your data.