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2014-05-22 23:00:23

Department of Children and Families Commissioner Allison Blake toured the facility. Hudson SPEAKS Against Sexual Violence funded by CarePoint Health Foundation. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Hudson SPEAKS Against Sexual Violence, the rape crisis center funded by the nonprofit CarePoint Health Foundation, was pleased to welcome New Jersey Department of Children and Families Commissioner Allison Blake on April 24, 2014. Hudson SPEAKS...

2014-05-22 08:20:27

DES PLAINES, Ill., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In cooperation with the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) has produced new high definition videos showing some of the most common methods of staging motor vehicle accidents to defraud insurance companies. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:http://www.multivu.com/mnr/70506510-nicb-lapd-releases-updated-staged-insurance-fraud-accident-videos "Staged or...

2014-05-21 23:11:41

Eight hundred thousand children are reported missing in America each year, or more than 2,000 each day. To address this critical issue, The National Crime Prevention Council (Home to McGruff the Crime Dog®), Nevada’s First Lady, and AlertID are teaming up to raise awareness and offer innovative mobile technologies to help protect children. Arlington, VA, and Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Eight hundred thousand children are reported missing in America each year, or more than...

2014-05-21 23:01:02

Cellsense®, the leading name in cell phone contraband detection for prisons, is used by the Ohio State Prisons agency in its intensified efforts to combat smuggled cell phones and dangerous items in prisons. Lisle, IL (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Cellsense®, the leading name in cell phone contraband detection for prisons, is used by the Ohio State Prisons agency in its intensified efforts to combat smuggled cell phones and dangerous items in prisons. Reported by Cincinnati WLWT-5 on...

2014-05-20 23:14:06

From April 29th – May 2nd six hundred cybersecurity experts, government agents, intelligence officers, and private sector IT professionals gathered in DC to speak about cyber crimes and digital forensics at the U.S. Cyber Crime Conference. Post conference, Michael Yasumoto, Senior Forensic Analyst at Deadbolt Forensics, gave his advice on how businesses and individuals can further protect themselves from cyber threats. (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Last month hundreds of professionals gathered...

2014-05-20 23:08:05

Ransomware Expands Crypto-Extortion, and Fourth Separate Ransomware Strain Discovered Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 CryptoLocker is ratcheting up attack levels, according to new reports issued by KnowBe4, a Tampa Bay, FL- based IT security company. The latest infections are caused by spear-phishing attacks sent to companies that have job postings at Craigs List. The bad guys look for job postings, and email resumes carrying the Cryptolocker malware as a payload. The moment anyone...

2014-05-20 23:03:41

Adam Levin, Chairman and Co-founder of Identity Theft 911 and Credit.com, offers helpful tips to new grads on how to prevent identity theft in four key areas: credit cards, utility bills, jobs and taxes. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 As new graduates climb down from the ivory tower (diploma in hand), many will be facing “real world” transactions for the first time, and they are at risk. Identity-related crimes, bad deals and credit score pitfalls pockmark the road ahead. And for...

2014-05-20 08:42:00

FORT COLLINS, Colo., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OtterBox(®), the No. 1-most trusted case brand for smartphones in the U.S. and Canada, continues its fight against intellectual property theft.(1) In the last six months, with the assistance of law enforcement and government agencies, OtterBox has raided 162 retail stores worldwide and seized approximately 30,000 counterfeit cases. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140106/MM41244LOGO "Counterfeit products are made with inferior...

2014-05-20 08:21:57

Innovative Multimedia Series Illustrates How LoJack Works With Law Enforcement Partners, Highlighting Auto Theft Expertise and Success Tracking Stolen Vehicles CANTON, Mass., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ: LOJN), a provider of vehicle theft recovery and advanced fleet management solutions, today announced the debut of its new video series, "LoDown with LoJack," reviewing the knowledge and distinctive culture of the company's Law Enforcement Liaison team. To view the...

2014-05-19 23:02:57

Personal Trainer, Carolyn Grashof, offers outdoor personal training classes near King of Prussia PA. Kimberton, PA (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Fitbody Personal Training near King of Prussia PA announces outdoor training classes. Get ready for a fun way to take your Thursday night 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...


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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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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