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Tax return season is officially in full swing, and cyber criminals are taking note. You know to be wary when providing out your private information online, but in the latest scheme, scammers deposit money into your bank account.

Cyber criminals give you money as part of tax return scam

Tax return season is officially in full swing, and cyber criminals are taking note. You know to be wary when providing out your private...
A Mexican man arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Arizona who’s been a fugitive from a Chicago homicide case since 1982.

Mexican man wanted in 1982 Chicago homicide arrested in Arizona

A Mexican man arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Arizona who’s been a fugitive from a Chicago homicide case since 1982. A Mexican man...
Canadian Instagram models, Melina Roberge, 23, and Isabelle Lagace, 28, pleaded guilty to participation in a $21-million scheme to smuggle a large quantity of cocaine into Australia by cruise ship.

Instagram models plead guilty to smuggling cocaine into Australia

Canadian Instagram models, Melina Roberge, 23, and Isabelle Lagace, 28, pleaded guilty to participation in a $21-million scheme to smuggle a large quantity of...
Two bank robbery suspects using a dump truck to steal a Chase ATM in Artesia California and then leading Los Angeles police on a pursuit.video

Bank robbery suspects used a dump truck to steal a Chase ATM

Two bank robbery suspects using a dump truck to steal a Chase ATM in Artesia California and then leading Los Angeles police on a...
Malicious code that mines popular cryptocurrency Monero via JavaScript code can also run inside Microsoft Word document.

Malicious code in your Microsoft Word document

Malicious code that mines popular cryptocurrency Monero via JavaScript code can also run inside Microsoft Word document. Israeli cyber-security firm Votiro discovered that is possible...
ICE federal agents arrested 145 Texas criminal illegal aliens and immigration violators in several cities in Texas during a seven-day enforcement action.

ICE operation targeted 145 Texas criminal illegal aliens

ICE federal agents arrested 145 Texas criminal illegal aliens and immigration violators in several cities in Texas during a seven-day enforcement action. According to the...
Eliu Elixander Lorenzana-Cordon, 46, Guatemala national will spend whole life in federal prison for conspiring to illegally import and distribute multi-ton quantities of cocaine into the United States.

Whole life in federal prison for cocaine trafficking

Eliu Elixander Lorenzana-Cordon, 46, Guatemala national will spend whole life in federal prison for conspiring to illegally import and distribute multi-ton quantities of cocaine...
An Arkansas computer malware developer was sentenced to federal prison for aiding and abetting computer intrusions by selling malicious software, to individuals who used the malware to steal sensitive information and surreptitiously activate webcams.

Computer malware creator of NanoCore RAT sentenced to prison

An Arkansas computer malware developer was sentenced to federal prison for aiding and abetting computer intrusions by selling malicious software, to individuals who used...
Sacramento woman sentenced to almost six years in federal prison for the scheme of the mail theft using fraudulent vacation holds and address change forms.

Mail theft: Scammers used postal change of address

Sacramento woman sentenced to almost six years in federal prison for the scheme of the mail theft using fraudulent vacation holds and address change...
Ophthalmologist Dr. Salomon Melgen was sentenced to 17 years in federal prison for Medicare fraud schemes, to be followed by three years of supervised release by the U.S. District Judge Kenneth A. Marra in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Ophthalmologist gets 17 years for huge fraud schemes

Ophthalmologist Dr. Salomon Melgen was sentenced to 17 years in federal prison for Medicare fraud schemes, to be followed by three years of supervised...

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