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2014-08-19 23:10:18

Interviews with 422 Incarcerated Burglars Shed Light on Coveted Possessions Irving, Texas (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Studies show that burglars typically spend no more than one minute breaking into a home and fewer than 10 minutes inside. Although they work quickly, burglars have a keen eye for valuable possessions. The FBI reports that each home burglary victim suffers an average of $2,188 in property loss. To find out which items are most likely to be among a burglar’s loot, the...

2014-08-19 23:02:43

Personal Trainer, Carolyn Grashof, offers outdoor personal training classes. Kimberton, PA (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Fitbody Personal Training LLC announces new dates for their outdoor training class session. Get ready for a fun way to take your Thursday night or Saturday morning workout away from the gym and prepare to energize your body with a challenging outdoor workout from FitBody Personal Training LLC. Personal trainer near King of Prussia PA, Carolyn Grashof is taking her boot camp...

2014-08-14 12:24:19

Young Hispanics accounted for the higher rates of violent victimization in new Hispanic areas WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From 2007 to 2010, Hispanics experienced higher rates of violent victimization in new Hispanic metropolitan areas (26 per 1,000) than in other areas (16 to 20 per 1,000), the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today. The difference was primarily due to higher rates of violent victimization of younger Hispanics in these new areas. Areas...

2014-08-12 23:06:29

After Eden film partners with budding country music star to inspire hope and action in ending human trafficking. Atlanta, Ga. (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 The 8 DAYS movement, dedicated to ending human trafficking, will host events in eight major US cities as fundraisers, political rallies, screenings and concerts that benefit local sex trafficking organizations. This unconventional and unique approach to filmmaking pours ticket sales directly into local sex trafficking organizations. These...

2014-08-12 12:25:14

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) has released Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program, 2014, which describes steps used in the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) formula calculation process to determine award amounts for states, local governments, and territories. It presents summary results of the FY 2014 allocation amounts. The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2005 merged the...

2014-08-10 23:00:22

The innovative "Salto AMOK escutcheon" System was added to Omega Security Solutions’ suite of services to ensure schools are secure in cases of emergencies. The "Salto AMOK escutcheon" System is designed specifically for educational system use, enabling quick building & facility lock down. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Omega Security Solutions are pleased to announce the launch of the pioneer “Salto AMOK escutcheon" System to their suite of...

2014-08-08 23:05:13

Ness Consulting becomes the ninth member of Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded Alliance,’ its growing reseller network focused on email-based threat intelligence to stop and prevent phishing and malware. Pittsburgh, PA and Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Malcovery® Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based malicious threats, today announced that Ness Consulting has become a part of Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded...

2014-08-08 11:02:01

Sam Houston State University According to a 2010 survey by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an estimated 1.4 million women in Texas experience stalking during their lifetimes. Despite recent laws adopted in the state to protect stalking victims, little information is available about the crime or policies and procedures to aid the criminal justice system, according to a report from the Crime Victims' Institute (CVI). According to CDC estimates, 15.6 percent of the...

2014-08-08 08:28:59

Ms. Archambeau will introduce a panel titled "Cybersecurity after the Executive Order: All Things Internet", and provide the closing remarks for the event PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetricStream CEO, Shellye Archambeau, has been invited to speak at the Silicon Valley Cybersecurity Summit 2014 which will be held on August 12, 2014 in Palo Alto, California. Ms. Archambeau will introduce a panel titled "Cybersecurity after the Executive Order: All Things Internet", which...

2014-08-07 23:02:51

The Cyber Security and Solutions report defines and segments the market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/western-europe-cyber-security-4129808188.html. (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 The Cyber Security and Solutions report defines and segments the market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The European cyber security solutions and services market is estimated to grow from $25.04 billion in 2014 to $35.53 billion by 2019, at a...


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Wendigo
2014-02-10 16:19:19

The Wendigo is a legendary demonic creature or spirit from the Algonquian people of the Atlantic coast, and the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada. It is said the Wendigo could either posses humans or be a human that has been transformed into a creature. One of its traits is that of cannibalism. The Algonquian people believed that the eating of human flesh would put the person at risk of becoming a Wendigo. There is a modern medical term known as Wendigo Psychosis, which...

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2009-04-28 16:36:07

Chicago police sergeant, Louis R. Vitullo, focused his career in the city's crime lab and eventually because chief microanalyst. He created an organized method by which to collect and analyze evidence in sexual assault cases. The tools necessary to follow this process are all contained together in a standardized kit, originally called a Vitullo kit. Today, they are more commonly referred to as SAEK or rape kits. Louis Vitullo died on January 3, 2006 at Good Shepherd Hospital in...

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Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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