FAKE CRIME

Wed, 25 May 2016 01:17:52 GMT

D.C. Metro changes policy to notify public about crime
Washington Examiner
The law enforcement agency announced the change to protocol — effective immediately — on Tuesday. Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld said he told the agency to immediately change how it shares information about crimes with residents.

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Wed, 25 May 2016 01:10:00 GMT

Asbury Park Press

Toms River tries to cut crime at Brown's Woods
Asbury Park Press
TOMS RIVER -- Will new security lighting, no parking signs and increased police patrols reduce crime at Brown's Woods? Mayor Thomas F. Kelaher said Tuesday that he hopes the extra security measures will help cut down on criminal activity at the park, ...

Wed, 25 May 2016 01:03:55 GMT

KVOA Tucson News

88-Crime program expanding in Tucson schools
KVOA Tucson News
When police need help cracking a case, they ask you to call 88-Crime. Now, that program is expanding in our schools. 88-Crime been around for decades. It provides a simple option for people to anonymously report suspected crime. The program isn't just ...

 

Mon, 23 May 2016 23:09:25 GMT

Herald Scotland

Barras crime blitz yields £30 million in fake goods
Herald Scotland
POLICE have seized more than £30m of fake goods during a three-year crackdown in Glasgow's Barras market. Exactly 100 arrests were made during the course of the operation, which led to the seizure of counterfeit clothing, shoes, bags, electronics, ...
£30m fake designer goods seized from Glasgow's Barras MarketInternational Business Times UK
Police seize more than £30 million of fake goods in a bid to clean up the BarrasGlasgow Live
Fake goods worth more than £30m seized in Barras crackdownBBC News
Scottish Daily Record
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Fri, 20 May 2016 18:31:50 GMT

Chicago Tribune

Lessons gleaned from a web of lies in Iowa
Chicago Tribune
Race-based attacks — hate crimes — are particularly sickening, particularly threatening, as they simultaneously intimidate and indict whole communities of people. By examining ... False reports do more than just waste police time and excite needless ...

Sun, 22 May 2016 20:29:00 GMT

Pune cyber crime cell busts fake call centre
Times of India
The fake call centre was noticed by the cyber crime cell after Satish More, a resident of Kothrud, lodged a complaint. A month ago, More had received a call from the centre. "The person claimed to be an employee of a multinational bank and offered him ...

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