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Nashville Woman Charged with Attempted Murder in Shooting of Homeless Man
Nashville, TENN (rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2017-09-13

Midtown Hills Precinct detectives tonight charged Katie Quackenbush, 26, with attempted murder for the August 26th shooting of a homeless man outside 901 19th Avenue South near Music Row.        The victim, Gerald Melton, 54, was critically wounded and remains hospitalized

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Online Scammers Require Payment Via Music Application Gift Cards
Washington DC (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2017-08-05

 FBI - - Complaints filed with Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) from 2017 show online scammers are asking victims to pay fraudulent fees using music application gift cards as part of multiple fraud schemes. These schemes include auction frauds, employment/opportunity

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Charges Announced in Massive Cyber Intrusion Case
Washington, DC (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2017-03-15

Two of the Perpetrators Believed to be Russian Intelligence Officers Four individuals—two Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) officers and two criminal hackers—have been charged by a federal grand jury in the Northern District of California in connection with one of the

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Joint Cyber Operation Takes Down Avalanche Criminal Network
Washington, D.C. (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2016-12-05

Servers Enabled Nefarious Activity Worldwide It was a highly secure infrastructure of servers that allegedly offered cyber criminals an unfettered platform from which to conduct malware campaigns and “money mule” money laundering schemes, targeting victims in the U.S. and around the world. But

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Statement By A.G. Schneiderman On $25 Million Settlement Agreement Reached In Trump University Case
NEW YORK (rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2016-11-18

 – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following statement on the $25 million settlement agreement reached in Trump University case: In 2013, my office sued Donald Trump for swindling thousands of innocent Americans out of  millions of dollars through a scheme known as

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Former President of Riverside General Hospital Sentenced to 45 Years in Prison in $158 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme
Washington, DC (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2015-06-10

Operator of Psychiatric Facility Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison, and Owner of Group Home Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison The former president of a Houston hospital, his son and a co-conspirator were sentenced today to 45 years, 20 years

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Financial Fraud Lengthy Prison Term for Advance Fee Fraudster
Washington, DC (rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2015-06-02

Like many successful con men, William C. Lange made people believe that he really cared about them—even as he looked them in the eye and took their money.  The 67-year-old Washington state businessman was sentenced in March to 22 years in

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FBI Releases 2014 Preliminary Statistics for Law Enforcement Officers Killed in the Line of Duty
Washington, DC (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2015-05-11

Preliminary statistics released today by the FBI show that 51 law enforcement officers were feloniously killed in the line of duty in 2014. This is an increase of almost 89 percent when compared to the 27 officers killed in 2013.

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Criminals Host Fake Government Services Web Sites
Reston, VA (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2015-04-08

Criminals Host Fake Government Services Web Sites to Acquire Personally Identifiable Information and to Collect Fraudulent Fees From May 2012 to March 2015, the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has received complaints regarding criminals hosting fraudulent government services websites in

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Internet Crime Complaint Center's (IC3) Scam Alerts

This report, which is based upon information from law enforcement and complaints submitted to the IC3, details recent cyber crime trends and new twists to previously-existing cyber scams. TECH SUPPORT CALLS PURPORTEDLY FROM A WIRE TRANSFER COMPANY The IC3 has recently received

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