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Woman Chained Like a Dog, Man Killed

…ey had met in college. They had even been study partners for a statistics course. She was in disbelief when she heard that he had admitted the murders. She also said that most people in the area knew that he was a registered sex offender. However, he told people that it was due to exaggerated charges after he and a girl had gone joyriding and the girl’s father, who was a local official, became angry. Kohlhepp also had a second home in the area,…

What is Sextortion?

…and photos were “sexual in nature.” The pair met on social media, and when the girl asked to stop these exchanges, the man threatened to send the shared photos to her friends. This is a case of sextortion. The Definition of Sextortion Sextortion is a type of sexting that can have serious consequences. Sexting, of course, at a basic level, is the sharing of nude or sexually explicit photos and chat, usually from one cell phone to another or on…

Desperate Teens Turning to Prostitution and Drug Dealing to Survive

…sic needs. Many instances of having sex for money came in the form of girls regularly seeing a man, generally one who was much older, in exchange for food and other items. This, in turn, has opened these teens up to forms of sexual exploitation, with both men and boys harassing girls in the neighborhood. This includes everything from catcalls to stalking. Other girls gave sexual favors for cash or even stripped to make money to get food, and…

World’s dumbest Rapist: Tells Victim to call Boyfriend

What’s sicker than raping a woman? Ordering her to phone her boyfriend so he could listen to the rape. But that was a good thing for a woman who was kidnapped last year. Her abductor drove her to the parking lot of an adult entertainment store in Georgia with the intent of raping her, reports WSB-TV. But the abductor, Robert Giles, first ordered her to call her boyfriend so he could listen in. Smart move, dude: The victim called 911 instead….

Predators hunting Kids on Gaming Sites

…and Minecraft. The 21year old predator, convinced three underage boys to take sexually explicit pictures and send them to him. It’s tempting to question what these boys were thinking, that they would so freely take and send sexually explicit images of themselves to a complete stranger. But the predator played a numbers game in his trolling quest, finding three vulnerable victims and convincing them that he was “Allison Denario” and ask for the…

Woman Drives her Sleeping Assailant to Police Station

…“I’m sorry.” Too late, Tough Guy—you did the crime, you do the time. The woman told him: “You will be sorry; just wait.” Officers quickly placed Sharma on the ground. During court, he claimed that the victim consented to the sex. This all happened in 2006, reported in the New Zealand Herald online, and Sharma was found guilty. As for the second man, he too was convicted. Well, is there anything the woman should have done differently? It depends…

How Parents can de-motivate Sexting in their Teens

…ens can do in their daily lives, why spend time sexting? To feel cool To get a crush’s attention To make a relationship seem more serious To harass the recipient Peer pressure ATTENTION, SHOCK, AWE, SEX. Before the advent of sexting, teens talked sex and even shared racy photos with each other. But the old-fashioned way meant that the only viewers were the people with the teen. Sexting, on the other hand, means that the communication—including…

How to stop Teenage Sexting

…as perpetrators of child porn when they themselves were the victims. So parents, ask your kids, “Did you know that if you get caught sexting, you could be convicted of child porn and—for the rest of your life—be a registered sex offender?” And why might your kid sext? The same reason they might smoke or drink: peer pressure. To feel grown-up or the thrill of doing something “naughty.” Low self-esteem. To get the recipient interested in them….

How to prevent your Pics from being lifted: Part 2 of 2

There are many reasons someone might right-click on your image and “Save image as…” Porn, Sex and Dating Sites A woman might steal your blog headshot and use it for her dating site profile. A perv might take the picture of your child off your Facebook page and put it on a porn site. A person who runs a racy dating site might take your image and use it to advertise his service. Scams Someone might use, without your knowledge, a photo of your…

How to prevent your Pics from being lifted: Part 1 of 2

…ent child smiling with her hands on her cheeks. The thief doesn’t necessarily post his loot on porn or sex sites. It could be for any service or product. But the point is: Your image is being used without your authorization. Sexting Kids and teens and of course adults are sending sexually explicit images of each other via smartphone. These photos can end up anywhere. Applications exist that destroy the image moments after it appears to the…

How to Stop Sharing Your Location Information

…eople with whom you definitely shouldn’t be sharing your information. Although it’s not pleasant to think about, it’s not just friends and family that can see your online posts, bad guys can too, including criminals and even sex offenders. So, when you take a photo of your kids in your backyard, know that if you post that picture on social media, a predator can potentially obtain the GPS coordinates of where that picture was shot. This is…

Cheating Website hacked hard

…Team might sell all this personal data for a lot of dough, but that’s a rumor. Either way, the customers are surely shaking in their boots. A similar thing happened with another site called Adult Friend Finder. Recently, the sex life of its nearly four million users was revealed—purchased underground for $16,800. What do these recent hacking incidents teach us? Not to cheat? Well, maybe, but more so that you risk a lot by putting your identity…

Self-Defense and Sexual Assault Prevention

…to help prevent rape. Lalonde believes that promoting self-defense skills encourages the idea that rape is a woman’s fault. The vice.com article quotes her talking of how society is constructed such that”…if a woman is sexually assaulted and she hasn’t taken a self-defense class, then it was her fault because she could have prevented her rape and didn’t.” This mindset is one sandwich and the entire blanket short of a…

Things to tell your Kids about Privacy Online

…this information should never be given out unless for a job or school application. Be polite online. “Speak” coherently, use punctuation, don’t ramble, don’t swear and don’t use all caps. Use spell check when possible. Avoid sex talk online at all costs. A predator can pose as anyone and win the trust of kids. Parents should learn about how privacy settings work so that their kids aren’t left to figure it out themselves. Otherwise, uninformed…

3 Ways We are Tricked into Cyber Attacks

…don’t seem like things they would normally post about. It could be a hacker who is using your friend’s profile to spread malware. Really think…is it like your prude sister-in-law to send you a link to the latest gossip on a sex scandal? Don’t friend people online that you don’t know in real life. Hackers often create fake profiles to friend you and then use their network of “friends” to spread their dirty wares. Take care about what you post…

What is Spam?

…run dictionary attacks, throwing billions of combinations of words and numbers at an email database to find valid address combinations. Though some emails are obvious spam, such as ones with particular keywords like Viagra, sex life, prescription drug discounts and fast weight loss, other spammy messages are not so obvious; they may appear legitimate or show a sender address of a family member, friend or business associate. For instance, the…

Background Checks aren’t as easy as you’d think

…red flag appears, the investigator will know to dig deeper. To aid with this, the investigator should do an online search on the federal prison site. The sex offender history is even tougher. Unfortunately in some states, a sex offender history can’t be used to refuse employment to someone. But this doesn’t mean that the investigator can’t investigate, including going straight to the affiliated court and then turning this information over to…

The most prolific Serial Killer…ever

…g a sentence of 127 years. As a nurse, he killed patients at the hospitals he worked at. A form or mercy killing as he believed his actions to be. Unlike some serial killers who torture their victims, rape them and even have sex with the corpses, claiming “curiosity” or “fun” as the motives, Cullen claims he killed his victims to spare them from coding, which is dying as a result of cardiac or respiratory distress. His reasoning was he put them…

10 most dangerous Facebook Scams

…ds on this information, Facebook can’t provide it. These ads are scams by hackers. Rihanna sex tape. What a sorry life someone must be leading to be lured into clicking a link that promises a video of a recording star having sex. Don’t click on any Rihanna sex tape link, because the only intimacy you’ll ultimately witness is a hacker getting into your computer. Change your profile color. Don’t click on anything that relates to changing your FB…

15 Small-Business Social Network Nightmares

…gents are following the rest of the Internet world into popular social networking services, going undercover with false online profiles to communicate with suspects. Just don’t be a ‘suspect.’” 12. Sex offenders. Sex offenders have been known to pose as someone other than themselves—younger, a different sex, etc.—so they can gain the trust of their victims. You might connect with them online as a business only to discover down the…

6 ways College Grads can Protect Online Reputations

…ons with Hotspot Shield VPN. New college grads should invest time picking apart their Facebook page and any other kind of social media where they have the ability to change what’s on it. Delete anything relating to drinking, sex, drugs, being tired all the time, political and religious views, use of offensive words, anything that fails to benefit your reputation online. Even a comment like “Old people are bad drivers” can kill your chances of…

Amber Alert GPS: Say Hello to Smart Affordable Child Locators

…keys or a misplaced phone is very different from knowing the location of a person. The ability to receive an alert when, for example, your child is entering or leaving a designated area, or is within 500 feet of a registered sex offender’s home can provide invaluable information to a parent. For little kids who are still too young for a cell phone, a smart locator allows them, with the push of a button, to get a hold of you or send an SOS alert…

Catphishing is a loveless Nightmare

…’re made with a lot of caution. Catphishers use photos that really aren’t of them: sites showing off the most commonly used photos. Catphishing isn’t always a romance-based scam. Someone may create a fake identity to catch a sex offender or set a trap for an unfaithful partner. These may seem like benign motivations, but a false identity can be created also to give the catphisher 15 minutes of cyberspace fame—at the expense of luring a public…

5 Myths and Misconceptions About Home Security

…often—every day, as a matter of fact. The FBI says a home is burgled every 15 seconds. Seriously. “I live in a safe neighborhood.” Your neighborhood is safe…until one of your neighbor’s kids decides to start doing meth or a sex offender decides to move in because he thinks he’ll go undetected. Safe neighborhoods are a myth. “If they want to get in, they will get in.” There’s some truth there, but it’s misguided. Sure, burglars can ram a truck…

6 More Tips for Apartment Security

…by? Contact local law enforcement and ask for a record of recent crimes committed. Get some statistics. Some law enforcement agencies will be more or less cooperative. You want to know about the prevalence of violent crimes, sex offenders and theft. One of the most effective ways to get the pulse of the community is by buying the local newspaper. Reading the police blotter over a one-month period is telling. Interview the landlord: While the…

10 Ways to Prevent an Abduction

A recent article I wrote, titled “A Predator is Always a Predator,” discussed the 750,000 registered sex offenders in the U.S., the thousands more unaccounted for, the thousands more who’ve never been caught, and the fact that predators live amongst us. In Cleveland, Ohio, the residents know this all too well. Shock and disbelief is the common vibe in reaction to the news that three evil men abducted three innocent teen girls and held them…

A Predator Is Always a Predator

…e 750,000 registered sex offenders in the U.S., the thousands more unaccounted for, and even the thousands more who’ve never been caught, know that predators live amongst us. The question always arises as to whether or not a sex offender can be rehabilitated. I’m sure that a handful of Level 1s and 2s can be, but once a predator, always a predator. It’s their nature. It’s their normal. There are a bunch of free sites you can go to that will let…

“Operation Game Over” Purges Sex Offenders From Online Gaming

…r this year. “The Internet is the crime scene of the 21st century, and we must ensure that online video game platforms do not become a digital playground for dangerous predators. That means doing everything possible to block sex offenders from using gaming systems as a vehicle to prey on underage victims,” said Attorney General Schneiderman. “I applaud the online gaming companies that have purged registered sex offenders from their networks in…

Home Invasion Was “The Ultimate House of Horrors”

…ing arguments “It was shockingly brutal. It was evil. It was vicious,” adding the men created a “hellish inferno.” The prosecutor continued by describing the murderous plan that involved “greed, sex, death and destruction.” He showed them the masks, bat and BB gun Komisarjevsky used.” Here are 6 tips to help keep you safe and help prevent a home invasion: 1. Never talk to strangers via an open or screen door….

Sex Offender Checks Won’t Stop Assaults

…rugs in drinks happens every day. 4. Be direct about splitting the bill for dinner. While this may seem extreme to some, studies show that a large percentage of men still feel that after buying a woman dinner, she “owes” him sex. 5. Get information about your date. Ask all the questions: name, address, previous address, home phone number, cell phone, place of birth, birth date, workplace, license plate, and if you can squeeze it out of them, I…

Match.com Screening For Sex Offenders a Partial Solution

Dating website Match.com is being sued by a woman who was raped after meeting with a man through Match.com. In response, the website has initiated a system to vet out sex offenders by checking registered users against sex offender registries. Will this prevent sex offenders creating Match.com profiles? No. Will this prevent sex offenders from raping women they meet on the site? Of course not. Is it necessary for Match.com to seek out and remove…

Another Reason To Secure Your WiFi

Sounds crazy but in every presentation I do I stress the importance of making sure your wireless connection is secured to prevent sex offender neighbors or whackos parked in front of your home or business from surfing for child porn and downloading it to your PC or theirs via your internet connection. The AP reports in Buffalo NY “Lying on his family room floor with assault weapons trained on him, shouts of “pedophile!” and…

How Does Device Reputation Protect Me?

…world. Internet anonymity fuels bad behavior. Websites’ comments sections are filled with vitriol that you’d never hear real people utter. Pedophiles who’d never approach a child on the street contact kids over the Internet. Sex offenders avoid the stigma of their label on dating sites and social media. Scammers create accounts in order to con people and businesses into forking over money. And identity thieves use your personal information to…

Blue Cross Blue Shield Applications Found in Trash

…ial Security numbers. “Cobra”, as he is known is no stranger to controversy himself as a one-time Haleigh Cummings case investigator who accepted a plea deal in charges against him concerning his apprehension of a registered sex offender. He has also had intimate dealings in the OJ Simpson case. This is a guy to know. Cobra determined who the agent was by finding a page from the agents “day planner”. Personal identifying information is often…

15 Facebook Fiascos to Watch Out For

…ts, “U.S. law enforcement agents are following the rest of the Internet world into popular social-networking services, going undercover with false online profiles to communicate with suspects.” Just don’t be a “suspect.” 12. Sex offenders. Facebook is perfect for sex offenders, who pose as real nice people until they gain their victims’ trust. Always be on guard, and do background checks, at least. 13. Scams. It’s just a matter of setting up a…

Just One Day in the Boston Globe

…of a Subway restaurant on St. James Street when he was robbed by a man armed with a knife. Man ordered held in statutory rape case A 31-year-old Tewksbury man accused of raping a 14-year-old girl in August after sending her sexually charged text messages for a month pleaded not guilty yesterday, officials said. Man sentenced for trying to lure teen A Dorchester man already convicted of sex offenses against children was sentenced to up to five…

Cameron Diaz Named Most Dangerous Celebrity in Cyberspace

…hese ladies are consistently in the spotlight, and share the #9 spot. Cybercriminals use their names to lure people to risky sites. Klum hosts “Project Runway” and Cruz has been in the spotlight recently for her role in the “Sex and the City 2″ movie and is expected to be in the fourth film of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” series. 10. Anna Paquin – This “True Blood” star is as dangerous on the Web as she is on the screen. Searching for…

Sex Offender Security

Man lived under stolen identity for more than a decade

…wreaks havoc, makes a mess, destroys your credit, and then moves on to another victim. But with identity cloning, the person may actually pay the bills and live a decent life. In some cases, though, that person may also be a sex offender or have other recurring legal troubles. Either way, at some point, there is inevitably a mess that needs to be cleaned up. Some people spend hundreds of hours, thousands of dollars, and face years of…

Sex Offender Registration Force Some to Hide

In Cleveland the county Sheriff checks to see if registered sex offenders are in fact living where they say they do. Determining the currently location of a sex offender helps law enforcement and the community to know if the sex offender is in compliance or maybe hiding and possibly up to no good. One would think if they are compliant, they are trying to assimilate. Certainly they can be up to no good if they are compliant with the registry,…

Sex Offender Registry: Good or Bad?

sex offender registries have popped up in every state and federally. Some argue that people who end up on the different registries that were accused of crimes such as urinating in public, or an 18 year old having consensual sex with a 17 year old is a reason why the sex offender registries need to be abolished. I agree that laws need to be revamped and some sex offenders need to be re-categorized, But the mere fact that we have hundreds of…

Sex Offender Volunteered For High Football Team

…th students. Two female students who serve as managers with the football team alerted authorities after the volunteer made comments that made them feel uncomfortable. He was subsequently arrested for failing to register as a sex offender. Sex offenders are “offensive” because of their nature. It’s how they are wired. They simply don’t know any better. Even if they know right from wrong, they can’t help themselves; it’s their “way”. Pit-bulls are…

Baseball Coach Listed as A Sex Offender

…league coach was been removed from his position Friday after school officials found out he was listed on the Michigan State Sex Offender Registry. He was coaching for a week when am aware parent notified the school, he was a sex offender from 1996. As a parent, you should be the one notifying school officials because you are aware of these issues. You can do a search on “sex offender registry” to locate those in your area and check out…

Sex Offenders and Predators and Criminals Oh My!

…e often entering situations where they are more vulnerable. Either way, my goal is to empower the reader and provide them with options and solutions so they don’t end up a victim. Going forward you will see numerous posts on sex offenders, who they are and where they are, dating in all its forms and how to protect yourself, criminals in our society and who they have access to and how to protect yourself from them. This will be a constant beating…

Law enforcement officers keep tough watch on sex offenders

…hat they don’t escape the watchful eye of police. “We do take the verification of addresses seriously, and we do continually check,” says the Grand Junction Police Department.” Verifying addresses and keeping tabs on a sex offenders whereabouts always keeps sex offenders in check. It is important that local law enforcement always has tabs on them due to the nature of their crimes. We hear too often that sex offenders are released then…

Summer Heat: On-line Dating Scams PT II

…how they look, don’t automatically trust. The moment money or loans are discussed in any capacity that is a red flag. Don’t let your heart get in the way of basic common sense. Sometimes loneliness trumps our ability to see the truth. Keep your head up and pay attention to someone’s “intentions”. Robert Siciliano is a Personal Security Expert and Adviser to Intelius.com. For more information see Intelius at Sex Offender Check and Date Check to…

Keeping Kids Safe Online

…our child is on the wild wild web, they are at the same risk as they would be walking through the red light district in any big city. I’m not saying this because I want to instill fear and panic, I’m bringing this up because sex offenders, pedophiles, criminal hackers and identity thieves treat the online world as if it was the physical world and use the anonymity of the web and the easiness of approach to seduce your children into doing things…

Study Shows Tweens and Teens are Clueless About Privacy

…ns are not always well intended. While most adults are not predators or pedophiles, there are certainly many of them out there who prey upon the young and naïve. Statistics show there are as many as half a million registered sex offenders in the U.S. alone. And many more simply haven’t been caught yet. There always has, is, and will be a predatory element out there. Generally, most people don’t want to think about that or even admit that it’s…

Summer Heat: Online Dating Scams

…. After communicating with “her” for 2 days she was talking love and marriage. After 4 days she wanted desperately to see me. On the 7 th day she asked me for money for a plane ticket so she could come see me. I declined. R obert Siciliano is a Personal Security Expert and Adviser to Intelius.com . See him discussing Safe Personal Dating on Tyra . For more information see Intelius at Sex Offender Check and Date Check to reduce your chances of…

Online Dating Liar Liar is 5’4, not 5’10

…cover little white lies? Realize that little white lies are often a front for big darker lies. What else is this person hiding? Are they married, have kids? Gone bankrupt, been arrested for violence? Or are they a registered sex offender ? Are they unemployed when they said they have a job? Sometimes the truth hurts and people innocently choose to adopt the “what they don’t know won’t hurt them” philosophy and simply don’t cough up the truth….

Sex Offender Sets Up Facebook Page Looking For Love

…ok page, with a picture of pop singer Pink, in a bid to date women. Sounds like a real interesting guy. The Herald Sun pointed out that 3 of his 12 online friends have profile photographs on his page which include children. Just ducky. Be careful who you friend. They really are out there. Living breathing whacky predators. Robert Siciliano is a Personal Security Expert and Adviser to Intelius.com. See him discussing Sex Offenders on Fox Boston….

Published Articles

…ou-received-might-be-a-scam-will-chen (quoted November 2009 Warning: The Government Mail You Received Might Be a Scam) http://www.myfoxboston.com/dpp/news/undercover/fox-undercover-whos-in-your-home (quoted November 2009 Are Sex offenders & Felons in Your Home?) http://www.insidearm.com/index.cfm?objectID=EDF5EF7F-D87F-60ED-CB9E1524BE57D305&print=1…

Rape Prevention

…league coach was been removed from his position Friday after school officials found out he was listed on the Michigan State Sex Offender Registry. He was coaching for a week when am aware parent notified the school, he was a sex offender from 1996. As a Sex Offender Volunteered For High Football Team In Seattle a Level III sex offender was allowed to work as a volunteer with the Evergreen High School football team, according to school officials….

Street Smart Street Safe Personal Security

…league coach was been removed from his position Friday after school officials found out he was listed on the Michigan State Sex Offender Registry. He was coaching for a week when am aware parent notified the school, he was a sex offender from 1996. As a Sex Offender Volunteered For High Football Team In Seattle a Level III sex offender was allowed to work as a volunteer with the Evergreen High School football team, according to school officials….

Speaking

…t Safe Personal Security: Did you know that ordinary men, women and children face risk every day? Real Estate Agents, Nurses, and many other high risk professions face significant risk every day. There are 750,000 registered sex offenders in the U.S., and thousands more are unaccounted for. Women are assaulted, children are abducted, teens make themselves vulnerable online and away at school, and everyone’s trying to keep home invaders from…

Phishers Ties Up Victims Phones, Killing Notification

…em . In the case of a Florida doctor a telephony denial-of-service attack flooded the victim’s phone with diversionary calls while the thieves drain ed the victim’s account . In some cases, the vi ctim heard recordings f rom sex chat lines and in other calls he heard dead air when answering the phone . Sometimes he heard a brief advertisement or other recorded message. Wired reports the doctor discovered that $399,000 had been drained from his…

Is Your Facebook Friend a Fed, or Sex Offender?

….” In this world, your guard is as down as it will ever be. You are in the safety of your own home or office hanging with people all over the world in big cities and little towns and never have to watch your back. Reports of sex offenders on social media abound. Do you know who your child is befriending? Many of the “strangers” came into my life as a result of what I do, and I appreciate and accept them for connecting. But I know plenty of other…

If You Want To Be an Identity Thief, Go To Jail

…et convicts work in jobs that give them access to Social Security numbers and other personal information for the public, despite years of warnings that the practice should end, a federal audit finds. In a rel a ted story all sex offenders convicted of pedophilia will be made swimming coaches at summer camps. “Although we recognize there may be benefits in allowing prisoners to work while incarcerated, we question whether prisoners have a…

Security Increases After Grad Student Attack Off Campus

…he scorpion stings him! Surprised, the frog asks why, because now they will both drown, scorpions says, “Stupid frog, I’m a scorpion, it ’ s what we do . ” Predators are predators by nature. There are over 500,000 registered sex offenders in the US . There are thousands more that aren’t registered and many more that simply haven’t been caught. It ’s unfortunate they can’t just be kept in jail. But this is the land of the free and the brave and…

Apartment Security 101

…Contact the local law enforcement and ask for a record of recent crimes committed. Get some statistics. Some law enforcement agencies will be more or less cooperative. You want to know about the prevalence of violent crimes, sex offenders and theft. One of the most effective ways to get the pulse of the community is by buying the local newspaper. The police blotter over a one month period is telling. Ask if you have permission to install an…

Why is Child Pornography on Your PC?

…networks. My main concern has always been to protect my bank account by keeping the bad guy out. In my presentations, I’ve always stressed the importance of making sure your wireless connection is secured, to prevent skeevy sex offender neighbors or wackos parked in front of your business from surfing for child porn and downloading it to your PC. Once a predator uses your Internet connection to go to into the bowels of the web, your Internet…

Once a Predator Always a Predator

…se fails, let them kiss you, then bite down on their lips until your teeth meet. Nice. There are a bunch of free sites you can go to that will let you know the current living situations and general whereabouts for registered sex offenders in your town. Take advantage of every opportunity you can to learn where the bad guy is. Intelius offers “Neighborhood Check” which is a service that keeps you alert to new sex offenders moving in and their…

12 Awful Reasons Why Impostors Commit Social Media Identity Theft

…ou or your brand, by creating a tongue in cheek website that might be funny and obvious, but will most likely not be funny to you. They could be posing as you to elicit contact from others for the purposes of a relationship, sexual or otherwise, either in person or virtually. A young man was recently caught posing as an attractive girl in his school. He contacted guys in his class through a fake Facebook account and requested naked photos of…

New iPhone App Helps Vet a Potential Mate

…s records of sex offenses and criminal convictions. This is a handy tool to determine if your potential mate is a bad seed. Good information to know and help you make an informed decision. There are a half million registered sex offenders out there. That’s no joke. “Net Worth” checks property and tax records. This is general information that helps you to determine if they are truthful or lying about assets. “Living Situation” finds other people…

Task Force Surprises Registered Sex Offenders

…jail for violating his parole. A team of officers from the Sexual Assault Felony Enforcement — or SAFE — Task Force had found alcohol and pornography in his room, two red flag items that are not allowed while the registered sex offender is on parole. 120 registered sex offenders were visited by six-member teams of the task force, from Palo Alto to Gilroy, and 21 of them were arrested. Some had violated the conditions of their parole or…

Criminal Hackers Get to Momma and DaDa Via Children

…Junk Mail Reduction – stop identity thieves from using personal information from your mailbox, trash or even phone calls by eliminating junk mail, credit card offers and telemarketing calls · Neighborhood Watch – includes a sex offender report, list of neighbors and a neighbor report on each of your neighbors · Identity Theft Specialists – if in the unlikely event you become a victim of identity theft our Identity Theft experts will work…

Carders, Dumps, and Identity Theft

…Junk Mail Reduction – stop identity thieves from using personal information from your mailbox, trash or even phone calls by eliminating junk mail, credit card offers and telemarketing calls · Neighborhood Watch – includes a sex offender report, list of neighbors and a neighbor report on each of your neighbors · Identity Theft Specialists – if in the unlikely event you become a victim of identity theft our Identity Theft experts will work…

Liars Cons and Scammers: How to Recognize Them

…us offers a Background Report and a DateCheck. Its unfortunately not enough to simply “trust” or even trust your gut. Its often necessary to make a small investment. Background reports include, when available, a criminal and sex offender check, lawsuits, judgments, liens, bankruptcies, home value & property ownership, address history, phone numbers, relatives & associates, neighbors, marriage/divorce records and more. A Date Check…

Credit/Debit Card Identity Theft Concerns Trump Terrorism

…eduction – stop identity thieves from using personal information from your mailbox, trash or even phone calls by eliminating junk mail, credit card offers and telemarketing calls · Neighborhood Watch – includes a sex offender report, list of neighbors and a neighbor report on each of your neighbors · Identity Theft Specialists – if in the unlikely event you become a victim of identity theft our Identity Theft experts will work…

10 Tips to Safety and Security in Online Matchmaking

…every day. 6. Be direct about going ‘dutch’ in regards to paying for dinner. While this may seem extreme to some, studies show an large percentage of males still believe that when they buy a woman dinner that she “owes” him sex. 7. Take lots of pictures of them with your mobile phone and tell them you are emailing everyone in your life to show them who you are with and where you are. 8. Get as much information about them. You ask all the…

One in eight applicants denied positions because of criminal history

…people had some type of criminal history that may have disqualified them from volunteering or working at a church.” “While vital, experts say sex-offender registries alone aren’t very effective in spotting sexual predators. They list only those convicted of a crime. Because victims typically are reluctant to come forward and with statutes of limitations on molestation laws in many states, only an estimated 10 percent of sexual…

A Glorious Week of Identity Theft

…ox (1),” “Inbox (2)” according to a blog post by Trend Micro researcher Rik Ferguson. The activity started earlier in the week with a Facebook notification Ferguson says he got from an app called “sex sex sex and more sex!!!,” which has more than 287,000 fans. The notification said that someone had commented on one of his posts. That app doesn’t appear to be malicious and may have been compromised somehow to…

Social Media Identity Theft Hits MLB Coach On Twitter

…In Milwaukee, Wisconsin, an 18 year old student was accused of posing as a girl on Facebook, tricking at least 31 male classmates into sending him naked photos of themselves, and then blackmailing some of these young men for sex acts. Social media websites were created with the intention of bringing people together in a positive way, but we are beginning to see these sites being used in very sinister ways. The root of the problem is the fact…

Government Agencies Engaging in Criminal Hacking Techniques

…y illegal hacker would, except legally. In one case, they hacked a mark’s MySpace page and posted a link in the subject’s private chat room, getting him to click it. In another case, the FBI was trying to track a sexual predator that had been threatening the life of a teenage girl who he’d met for sex. The man’s IP addresses were anonymous from all over the world, which made it impossible to track him down. Getting the…

Scamming the scammers

…their nets. If they caught 11,000, there must be multitudes that haven’t been caught. What most people don’t realize is that there are over a half million registered sex offenders in the United States, and over 100,000 more sex predators unaccounted for. “Don’t talk to strangers” used to be the extent of our personal security training. Now, a stranger can be in your 12-year-old daughter’s bedroom at 2 am, chatting on his or her webcam, or…

Identity Theft Expert; "Robby, Do I have a Paypal Account?" Back to Basics

…cate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner (Substitute form) For United States Tax Withholding Part I Identification of Beneficial Owner (JAN-APRIL. 2009) 1. Name of individual or organization that is the beneficial owner 2. Sex: □ male □ female 3. Type of beneficial owner □ Individual □ Corporation □ Complex Trust □ Simple Trust □ Grantor Trust □ Central Bank of issue □ Government □ International organization □ Tax-exempt organization □ Private…

Identity Theft Expert; "Phexting" is the new phish "I ain't got stupid written on my forehead"

…first, plugging in the cell carriers given extension then generating the last 4 numbers. Do a search on mass sms software and you will find lots and lots of vendors providing free and small fee programs to send mass texting. Sexting is when teens send sex pics to one another. Robert Siciliano (me) says “Phexting” is the new phish. Whats happening is browsers and email clients are doing a better job of protecting the naive. Phexting…

Identity Theft Expert; Are You Addicted to Information Insecurity?

…ation Insecurity? Ben Rothke writes a great article that ties in addiction and information Insecurity, thats IN-security. Face it, you may be an addict. You might have an addiction to something like sugar, nicotine, alcohol, sex, gambling, addicted emotionally to another person , or even carbohydrates. Try not eating a baked flour based food for a few days and you’ll go through withdrawals. Ben states, and we all know that addictive…

Identity Theft Expert Speaker; Panel proposes expanded privacy in public records

…tee. Advocates say the proposals would protect citizens from identity theft. But opponents say the unintended results could be alarming, particularly if the public is unable to differentiate between, for example, a convicted sex offender and another citizen with the same name. “The public has more to fear from government records containing information about them of which they are unaware than the release of information pertaining to…

 

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