Mar 23, 2018
By Michael Kramer
Officers from Britain’s information regulator are raiding the London offices of data firm Cambridge Analytica – after being granted a warrant as part of an investigation into alleged misuse of personal information.
The information commissioner’s investigating whether the firm improperly used data from some 50 million Facebook users – to target voters with ads and political messages.
Cambridge Analytica, best known for working on President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign – is at the centre of an international storm over privacy and political manipulation