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2015-05-11 16:26:36

Also in This Edition: Jobs for Writers, Media Industry Blog Posts NEW YORK, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Below are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss timely issues

2015-05-08 23:04:50

Fountain Valley Fit Body Boot Camp, along with the rest of the Fountain Valley community, will be hosting the entire Netherlands Special Olympics Team while they compete in the Los Angeles Special

2015-05-08 23:04:13

MADD's drunk driving statistics show that

2015-05-07 12:41:27

LONDON, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the biggest challenges the UK retail industry currently has to face is shrinkage.

2015-05-07 12:30:35

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel today announced what he called "exciting" statistics on recidivism in the state corrections system

2015-05-06 23:00:33

Pacific Prime are offering Kidnapping and Ransom Insurance to protect individuals, families and companies from kidnapping and its associated costs. Shanghai

2015-05-06 08:38:39

OTTAWA, Ontario, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Validian Corp.

2015-05-05 16:25:10

Investigative Report on Elephant Poaching and Ivory Trade Premieres Wednesday, May 27 on KCET in Southern California and Thursday, May 28 on Link TV Nationwide BURBANK, Calif.

2015-05-05 08:28:20

Connecting the Dots between Trafficking and Family or Dating Violence can Help Society Recognize and Prevent Exploitation HOUSTON, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Congress,

2015-05-04 08:35:22

While annual losses from white-collar crime are in the hundreds of billions, many cases go unsolved or even undetected.


Latest Crime Reference Libraries

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
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.