Latest Crimes Stories

2013-11-23 23:02:29

Recent study reveals that 46% of financial fraud attempts involve identity theft – almost double the rate (27%) of cases detected in 2012! AU10TIX warns against manual ID examination and data checking practices that are inconsistent and error-prone, especially in online customer acquisition and service channels. Nicosia, Cyprus (PRWEB) November 23, 2013 Identity theft has become a "significant and rising threat", accounting for as much as 46%(!) of all fraud attempts detected...

2013-11-20 23:29:37

Firm uses digital security and analysis to uncover embezzlement evidence San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 McCann Investigations, a private investigations and digital security firm operating in Texas, recently announced that it now offers its embezzlement investigation services to clients in the San Antonio region. The definition of embezzlement is the process of withholding assets with a clear intent by the perpetrator to convert those assets into usable cash. The perpetrator...

Word of the Day
  • 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.