This will bug all criminals.
New laws aimed at spying on their empires are to be welcomed.
Evil criminals have had it their own way for too long.
They are only too well aware of their legal rights, so it's time for the state to use different methods.
Earwigging on conversations and jail sentences simply for being in a gang will send a ripple of paranoia through the underworld.
Any shred of information we can get to nail these heartless thugs is worth pursuing..