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2014-06-17 12:25:19

******PUBLICATION ADVISORY****** WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics has released Seasonal Patterns in Criminal Victimization Trends, which uses data from the National Crime Victimization Survey to examine the seasonal patterns in violent and property crime victimization in the United States from 1993 to 2010. Seasonal patterns are periodic fluctuations in the victimization rates that tend to occur at the...

2014-06-17 08:34:49

Identifying gaps in the institution's overall AML strategy was highlighted as the number one AML concern of 47 percent of respondents NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NICE Actimize, a NICE Systems (NASDAQ:NICE) business and the largest and broadest provider of a single financial crime, risk and compliance software platform for the financial services industry, has found that only 48 percent of poll participants believe that the financial institutions they work for have a...

2014-06-16 08:30:43

DUBLIN, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8s449q/global) has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Anti-Counterfeit Packaging Market - Forecasts to 2020" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8s449q/global ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Technological advancements and government initiatives to curb counterfeiting...

2014-06-16 08:28:59

EDMONDS, Wash., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spurred by the most recent school shootings at UC Santa Barbara, Seattle Pacific University and in Troutdale, Oregon, Dr. Gregory Jantz, a renowned mental health expert, is coaching parents on how to discuss these violent tragedies with their children. In a recent Fox News interview, Dr. Jantz emphasizes the importance of addressing these violent tragedies immediately. "We cannot let this trauma turn into Post Traumatic Stress Disorder...

2014-06-13 23:02:55

This Kawartha Lakes fitness boot camp is rewarding brave and determined participants with new bodies and a long list of goodies and prizes. Lindsay, Ontario (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 In today’s climate of hectic work schedules, the fitness boot camp has become more and more popular. Boot camps cater to very busy people, with short but intensive workouts held early morning and late in the evening to accommodate equally intense work schedules. Corporal Sean Francis, of Kawartha Lakes Fit...

2014-06-13 23:00:51

The National Crime Prevention Council Announces Efforts To Support World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Arlington, Virginia (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) announces its support of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, 2014. With more than five million cases of elder abuse reported since 2010 and $2.9 billion lost as a result of theft or financial fraud committed against the elderly, NCPC has made it a priority to prevent crimes against seniors. NCPC...

2014-06-13 12:26:55

SAN FRANCISCO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brighterion is proud to announce the release of version 7 of iComply, our real-time, KYC and anti-money laundering enterprise solution powered by our cognitive computing platform; the world's most comprehensive artificial intelligence and machine learning solution that predicts, infers and makes intelligent, real-time decisions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140605/94697 Despite the introduction of tougher legislation over recent...

2014-06-12 16:28:22

BALTIMORE, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Social Solutions Global, Inc. (SSG), the leading provider of performance management software for human services, is proud to announce the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) has selected Efforts to Outcomes (ETO®) software to support outcomes case management for its statewide Automated Re-entry Management System (ARMS). Drawing from The Future of California Corrections Blueprint, this initiative supports...

2014-06-11 08:35:33

Report notes that an effective enterprise fraud operation revolves around a robust case management capability NEW YORK, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NICE Actimize, a NICE Systems (NASDAQ:NICE) company and the largest and broadest provider of a single financial crime, risk and compliance software platform for the financial services industry, has been recognized in the 2014 Aite Group Market Impact report, "Enterprise Fraud Management: Still Evolving After All These Years." The...

2014-06-10 23:15:40

Parents cannot stand over their children’s shoulders watching their every move online. Luckily, Spyrix tracks the keystrokes and captures screenshots to give parents peace of mind. (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Spyrix is proud to announce the launch of the complimentary version of their internet monitoring service. Spyrix Free Keylogger is designed for home use. Parents and guardians can now monitoring their children’s or teens’ internet activity. Main features of Spyrix Free Keylogger...


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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lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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