Crime: A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.Crime Victims: Individuals subjected to and adversely affected by criminal activity. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Theft: Unlawful act of taking property.Violence: Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.Criminals: Persons who have committed a crime or have been convicted of a crime.Criminal Psychology: The branch of psychology which investigates the psychology of crime with particular reference to the personality factors of the criminal.Firearms: Small-arms weapons, including handguns, pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, etc.Law Enforcement: Organized efforts to insure obedience to the laws of a community.Police: Agents of the law charged with the responsibility of maintaining and enforcing law and order among the citizenry.Homicide: The killing of one person by another.Forensic Medicine: The application of medical knowledge to questions of law.Criminal Law: A branch of law that defines criminal offenses, regulates the apprehension, charging and trial of suspected persons, and fixes the penalties and modes of treatment applicable to convicted offenders.National Socialism: The doctrines and policies of the Nazis or the National Social German Workers party, which ruled Germany under Adolf Hitler from 1933-1945. These doctrines and policies included racist nationalism, expansionism, and state control of the economy. (from Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed. and American Heritage College Dictionary, 3d ed.)Criminology: The study of crime and criminals with special reference to the personality factors and social conditions leading toward, or away from crime.Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.Urban Renewal: The planned upgrading of a deteriorating urban area, involving rebuilding, renovation, or restoration. It frequently refers to programs of major demolition and rebuilding of blighted areas.Forensic Sciences: Disciplines that apply sciences to law. Forensic sciences include a wide range of disciplines, such as FORENSIC TOXICOLOGY; FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY; FORENSIC MEDICINE; FORENSIC DENTISTRY; and others.Environment Design: The structuring of the environment to permit or promote specific patterns of behavior.Rape: Unlawful sexual intercourse without consent of the victim.Juvenile Delinquency: The antisocial acts of children or persons under age which are illegal or lawfully interpreted as constituting delinquency.Forensic Genetics: The application of genetic analyses and MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES to legal matters and crime analysis.Forensic Psychiatry: Psychiatry in its legal aspects. This includes criminology, penology, commitment of mentally ill, the psychiatrist's role in compensation cases, the problems of releasing information to the court, and of expert testimony.War Crimes: Criminal acts committed during, or in connection with, war, e.g., maltreatment of prisoners, willful killing of civilians, etc.Holocaust: A massive slaughter, especially the systematic mass extermination of European Jews in Nazi concentration camps prior to and during World War II.Architecture as Topic: The art and science of designing buildings and structures. More generally, it is the design of the total built environment, including town planning, urban design, and landscape architecture.Forensic Pathology: The application of pathology to questions of law.Milieu Therapy: A treatment program based on manipulation of the patient's environment by the medical staff. The patient does not participate in planning the treatment regimen.Alcoholic Beverages: Drinkable liquids containing ETHANOL.Drug and Narcotic Control: Control of drug and narcotic use by international agreement, or by institutional systems for handling prescribed drugs. This includes regulations concerned with the manufacturing, dispensing, approval (DRUG APPROVAL), and marketing of drugs.PrisonersInfanticide: The killing of infants at birth or soon after.Licensure: The legal authority or formal permission from authorities to carry on certain activities which by law or regulation require such permission. It may be applied to licensure of institutions as well as individuals.EponymsFiresetting Behavior: A compulsion to set fires.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Blood Stains: Antigenic characteristics and DNA fingerprint patterns identified from blood stains. Their primary value is in criminal cases.Capital Punishment: The use of the death penalty for certain crimes.Social Control, Formal: Control which is exerted by the more stable organizations of society, such as established institutions and the law. They are ordinarily embodied in definite codes, usually written.Safety: Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.Prisons: Penal institutions, or places of confinement for war prisoners.Substance-Related Disorders: Disorders related to substance abuse.Torture: The intentional infliction of physical or mental suffering upon an individual or individuals, including the torture of animals.Psychology, Social: The branch of psychology concerned with the effects of group membership upon the behavior, attitudes, and beliefs of an individual.Lie Detection: Ascertaining of deception through detection of emotional disturbance as manifested by changes in physiologic processes usually using a polygraph.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.Antisocial Personality Disorder: A personality disorder whose essential feature is a pervasive pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the rights of others that begins in childhood or early adolescence and continues into adulthood. The individual must be at least age 18 and must have a history of some symptoms of CONDUCT DISORDER before age 15. (From DSM-IV, 1994)Public Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.World War II: Global conflict involving countries of Europe, Africa, Asia, and North America that occurred between 1939 and 1945.City Planning: Comprehensive planning for the physical development of the city.Wounds, Gunshot: Disruption of structural continuity of the body as a result of the discharge of firearms.Antelopes: Any of various ruminant mammals of the order Bovidae. They include numerous species in Africa and the American pronghorn.Eye Protective Devices: Personal devices for protection of the eyes from impact, flying objects, glare, liquids, or injurious radiation.HornsPatellar Dislocation: Displacement of the PATELLA from the femoral groove.Weapons: Devices or tools used in combat or fighting in order to kill or incapacitate.Animals, Zoo
"Law reform targets the crime of strangulation". Domestic Violence Report. 19 (6): 81-100. August-September 2014. Pdf. Joshi, ... Strangulation can be difficult to detect and until recently[when?] was often not treated as a serious crime. However, in many ... A special issue of the Domestic Violence Report devoted to the crime of strangulation states: "Many domestic violence offenders ... and near-fatal strangulation assaults as serious crimes, largely due to the lack of physical evidence.[citation needed] Because ...
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"Crime: A Second Look," December 13, 1999; Fields, Gary. "Violence Report Targets Proliferation of Guns," USA Today, December 10 ... ABC reported "Serious crime has dropped by about a third with the koban program. The crime rate in the rest of Columbia stayed ... "Despite Rhetoric, Violent Crime Rate Climbs," Washington Post, December 5, 1999; Fletcher, Michael A. "The Crime Conundrum," ... but a careful evaluation found that serious crimes fell significantly over 4 years of the program in Centro's target ...
Abel, David (August 30, 2007). "Curfew targets crime on Common". The Boston Globe. "Homeless Protest Boston Common Curfew: Park ...
Infamous crime[edit]. Whether a crime is "infamous", for purposes of the Grand Jury Clause, is determined by the nature of the ... the law targets a highly selective group inherently suspect of criminal activities; 2. the activities sought to be regulated ... attaches infamy to a crime. In Mackin v. United States, 117 U.S. 348 (1886), the Supreme Court judged that "'Infamous crimes' ... the government may separately try to punish the defendant for two crimes if each crime contains an element that the other does ...
"UNLV gets crime stats center". Las Vegas Sun. May 30, 2003. "Website Story: Gang Behavior on the Internet". Targeted News ... Ross, Sonya (September 13, 2000). "Clinton urges Congress to pass hate crime bill". Associated Press. "How Hate Crimes Like the ... crime analysis, including spatial analysis of crime data and analysis of incident-based data; valuation and research methods; ... "Marion County's crime rate fell for the seventh consecutive year in 2001 to its lowest level since at least 1979. And for the ...
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Wertheimer, Aaron (December 24, 2010). "Crimes target gays". Chicago Jewish Star. Retrieved September 9, 2012. Intelligence ...
3rd Mexican Mayor Killed in 2 Weeks as Cartels Increasingly Target Politicians. InSight Crime. 2011-01-14 [2012-06-16]. (原始内容存档 ... InSight Crime(英语:InSight Crime). [23 March 2017] (英国英语).. ... U.S. Special Forces Trained Mexican Troops in Colorado - InSight Crime , Organized Crime in the Americas ... Mexico's crime wave has left about 25,000 missing, government documents show. 华盛顿邮报. 2012-11-30 [2012-12-01]. (原始内容存档于2012
Mother of Hate-Crime Victim to Speak at Colby. Colby College. [2011-07-01]. (原始内容存档于2011-06-29) (英语).. ... "Honor killings" target Turkey's LGBT community. CBS News. 2011-10-12 [2013-12-23].. ...
Ray Kelly's Operation Losing Proposition targets johns". New York Observer. Retrieved 2012-09-15. Burleigh, Nina. "A Hate Crime ...
"Treasury Targets Leading Figures of Sinaloa Cartel". United States Department of the Treasury. 9 January 2013. Archived from ... Fox, Edward (10 January 2013). "US Treasury Sanctions Father-in-Law of 'El Chapo'". InSight Crime. Archived from the original ... He was then transferred to the SEIDO, Mexico's anti-organized crime investigatory agency, for his legal declaration. Coronel ...
In the 1950s, Alvarado and Decoto - the latter now making up the eastern side of the town - were annexation targets of the ... "Anti-Filipino graffiti slams Fil-Ams; police probing it as hate crime". Philippine Inquirer. 1 May 2013. Retrieved 5 May 2013. ... One year later, a nearby Target shopping center and more recently 24 hours Fitness and City Sports was built near Hayward/Union ... Natalie Neysa Alund (1 May 2013). "Union City: Graffiti scrawled on Filipino businesses investigated as hate crime". Contra ...
"Trespass law targets royal sites". BBC News. 24 March 2007. Retrieved 27 February 2016. "Serious Organised Crime and Police Act ... "The Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 (Designated Sites under Section 128) Order 2007". Legislation.gov.uk. 1 June ... of the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005, "A person commits an offence if he enters, or is on, any designated site in ... Buckingham Palace is a designated site under the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 (Designated Sites under Section ...
Real Crime: The Tesco Bomber. Perf. Mark Austin. ITV, 2009. "Supermarkets targeted by hoaxers". BBC News. BBC. 28 January 2008 ... "Real Crime-the Tesco bomber". ITV. 6 August 2009. Retrieved 12 April 2011. Savill, Richard (12 June 2001). "Tesco bomb ...
"Scenic Woods work targeted." Houston Chronicle. May 13, 2004. Retrieved on July 16, 2013. "Crime Statistics for 8C60's Beat." ( ...
"On "crimes without victims"". Workers Hammer No. 206. The International Communist League (Fourth Internationalist). Retrieved ... "Anti-Sex Witchhunt Targets Teachers". Spartacist Canada No. 163. The International Communist League (Fourth Internationalist). ... "crimes without victims" and are "generally illegal or heavily regulated under capitalist law." The League rejects left-wing ...
Civilians were the target, deliberately targeting civilians is a war crime.. HRW deputy Middle East director Joe Stork stated ... a b UN backs Gaza war crimes report (BBC, Nov. 5, 2009). POLITICS: U.N. Affirms Israeli-Hamas War Crimes Report (IPS Nov. 5, ... a b c d e f g Inquiry Finds Gaza War Crimes From Both Sides", The New York Times, 15 September 2009. ... The Goldstone Report accused both the Israel Defense Forces and the Palestinian militants of war crimes and possible crimes ...
Crime scene (Scena crimei): crime tragicomedy, broadcast on a Romanian public radio station (Radio România Actualități) in 2008 ... Moving Target (Profesionistul. Țintă în mișcare), 1985. Stunt (Trucaj), 1986. Choosing sides (Pe ce picior dansați?), 1990. ... The Island of Books (Insula cărților), 2014, Crime Scene Press. The Companion of Jesus (Însoțitorul lui Iisus), 2016, Crime ... reedited in 2008 by Crime Scene Publishing. In 2011, Attack in the Library was published in English by Profusion Crime in ...
"Armenian Power Organized Crime Group Targeted in Federal Indictments That Allege Racketeering Offenses, Including Bank Fraud ... Financial crimes part of the indictments alleges that the members of Armenian Power also engaged in a large scale fraudulent ... It is alleged that more than 400 crimes have been conducted by the group. One of the cases of kidnapping and racketeering ... The lead Eurasian Organized Crime Task Force was assisted by the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the ...
"Targeted search for Daniel's remains". Brisbane Times. 27 November 2012. Retrieved 17 March 2014. "Tears for Daniel". Crime ... Moreover, the undercover policeman posing as 'Arnold' agreed that the fake crime gang had "dangled a carrot in the form of big ... Once the suspect's trust has been gained, the police persuade the suspect to confess to the earlier, real crime. An undercover ... His problems escalated as he became involved in petty crime throughout his late teen years, particularly stealing and breaking ...
"Armenian Organized Crime Group Targeted". FBI. Retrieved 2012-03-17. Ryan, Harriet (September 19, 2003). Mark Geragos out of ... Much of the crime was white collar in nature, including identity theft crimes such as credit card skimming. The range of crimes ... "Russian Organized Crime". Office of the California Attorney General. March 1996. Rodriguez, Luis (2003). Hearts and Hands: ... Armenian Power's status as a highly organized crime group rather than simply a street gang became apparent when Armenian- ...
"Justice reforms target jury trials". BBC News. 9 October 2001. Retrieved 30 October 2010. "Bidding farewell to the Costa Del ... Centre for Crime and Justice Studies. September 2006. p. 3. "Comment issue 145" (PDF). (679 KB). Comment (King's College London ... She was the director of the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies (CCJS) from 1999 until her death in 2006, after which the ... From 1999 until her death from cancer in 2006, Padel was the director of the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies (CCJS), or ...
"Ahmadiyya 'targeted by hate campaign'". "Hate crime investigation into threats against Ahmadi Muslims". "UK Parliament Debate ... The Crown Prosecution Service decided that no crime had been committed and no charges were brought. An Ahmadiyya spokesperson ... "CPS criticised for not prosecuting alleged Ahmadiyya Muslim hate crimes in Tooting". The Wimbledon Guardian. Official website. ...
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... Rape crisis centers, police say one-third of sexual assaults reported in 2011 involved ... "In light of these disconcerting figures, we urged authorities to recognize sex crimes as acute national problem that must be ... not enough resources are allocated to preventing such crimes and to assist in the rehabilitation of the victims. ...
The Schaumburg Police Department is creating a new position to help apartment managers develop anti-crime initiatives, screen ... New Schaumburg Program Targets Crime In Apartments. November 26, 1998,By Eric Ferkenhoff and Phil Borchmann, Tribune Staff ... The Schaumburg Police Department is creating a new position to help apartment managers develop anti-crime initiatives, screen ...
Two men are targeting doughnut shops and gas stations in a Long Island robbery spree, according to cops. So far the duo has evaded Suffolk police, hitting 11...
What better way to fight crime than with a Bofors 57mm gun? It can fire 220 rounds a minute at a range of up to nine miles and ... Engaging Targets Someones stealing sunglasses and flowers, bongo drums raise hell in Piedmont, and state-of-the-art weaponry ... can engage targets within seconds, even under extreme weather conditions. Its ammunition contains finger-size radars that can ...
Combined Task Force to Target Skid Row Crime. The effort, starting Sunday, adds 50 officers on foot. It is based on a Valley ... While crime involving violence declined by 10% in North Hills so far this year, it is up 1% across the Valley, said Capt. Jorge ... The improvement in North Hills, documented at a news conference Friday, came even as crime rose in other parts of the Valley. ... Beyond the crime-fighting, the agencies in the program held monthly meetings to pursue neighborhood cleanup efforts. ...
... after the Federal Government caved in to pressure to crack down on allegations of corruption in the Australian Crime Commission ... A new independent watchdog body with royal commission powers will be established to oversee the nations federal crime agencies ... Watchdog will target crime agency corruption. By Cynthia Banham. June 17, 2004. ... A new independent watchdog body with royal commission powers will be established to oversee the nations federal crime agencies ...
The events will feature free food and soft drinks.Now in its 27th year, Night Out Against Crime is a program observed in ... which coincide with Americas Night Out Against Crime program, strengthen neighborhoods and the relationship between police and ... Dozens of block parties will be held across Lafourche and Terrebonne parishes Tuesday night to promote drug-and crime- ... Annual observance targets crime awareness. Monday. Aug 2, 2010 at 11:21 AM ...
Longer sentences for lesser crimes often the result. November 01, 2008,By Tricia Bishop , Tricia Bishop,[email protected] ... It allows prosecutors to charge multiple members of a gang simultaneously with the crimes of their colleagues, simply because ... But Maryland U.S. Attorney Rod J. Rosenstein said the sentence reflected the womans crimes. ... Most recently, it has been used to target organized drug and street gang members. ...
Urban targets animal abuse as precursor to violent crime. Published April 04. 2013 12:01AM , Updated April 04. 2013 12:45AM ...
High probability George H.W. Bushs cardiologist was targeted by gunman Filed under Crime at Jul 30 Share. * Facebook ... "This is a crime that doesnt make sense," Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo told the Houston Chronicle. ... The cardiologist who treated President George H.W. Bush was likely targeted by the gunman who shot and killed the doctor while ... Houston police are still urging anyone with information about the crime to come forward, including those who might be able to ...
The FBI has launched a hate crime investigation in the case of a suspect who drove his car into eight pedestrians in Sunnyvale ... FBI opens hate crime investigation after Sunnyvale driver targeted victims over faith. Published April 29, 2019. ... KTVU/BCN) - The FBI has launched a hate crime investigation in the case of a suspect who drove his car into eight pedestrians ... Chief Phan Ngo reported Friday that 34-year-old Isaiah Peoples, a war veteran, may have intentionally targeted some of the ...
Region crime roundup: Double-murder suspects mother, grandparents targeted in lawsuit. A roundup of crime stories from ... Double-murder suspects mother, grandparents targeted in lawsuit *Bob Kasarda [email protected], 219-548-4345 ... The suit also targets Roxann Kerner, who had custody of her son, Connor, and lived with him in Valparaiso, at the time of the ... Sign up for our Crime & Courts newsletter. Get the latest in local public safety news with this weekly email. ...
More than 20 organised crime groups have links to the food industry and counterfeiting and piracy could account for more than £ ... Related tags: Food crime unit, Crime More than 20 organised crime groups have links to the food industry and counterfeiting and ... Organised crime groups​. The FCASA also reports that UK law enforcement data identifies more than 20 organised crime groups ( ... The Food Crime Annual Strategic Assessment (FCASA), carried out by the Food Standard Agencys (FSAs) National Food Crime Unit ...
Prosecution of gender-targeted crimes is the legal proceedings to prosecute crimes such as rape and domestic violence.[citation ... When it comes to gender-targeted crimes, tribunals hear the trials of the related crimes. Two examples of tribunals that have ... were officers charged for being responsible of the gender-targeted crimes (particularly rape) and other crimes against humanity ... Gender-targeted crimes continued to be prosecuted, but it was not until after World War II when an international criminal ...
Home News Brief Rio de Janeiro Crime Map Could Help Target Hot Spots ... Organized Crime. We seek to deepen and inform the debate about organized crime in the Americas by providing the general public ... potentially enabling them to better target crime control resources amid growing insecurity in the metropolis. ... InSight Crime Analysis. Experts say this type of data-driven mapping can help authorities focus their resources in the areas ...
Government to target crime at birth 7-19-2006. • The Register The Government will attempt to identify children at risk of ...
Right Cause, Wrong Target. A misguided protest in Chicago blames the citys rampant violent crime on inadequate social spending ... "divergence between socioeconomic disadvantage and crime," as illustrated in part by the fact that "violent crime . . . is not, ... The protest is a response to the violent crime plaguing the citys South and West sides. Its about time, right? Well, yes and ... Violent crime is only loosely associated with socioeconomic factors like poverty, employment, and education spending. In The ...
Federal Tax Crimes Jack Townsend offers this blog on Federal Tax Crimes principally for tax professionals and tax students. It ... Sabean was targeted had commenced prior to January 15, 2014. The scope of the grand jury investigation as of that date is not ... LEXIS 136658 (D ME 2016), here, the district court declined to suppress made by the target of a grand jury investigation to IRS ... From the tax charges in the ultimate indictment and the presence of IRS agents, it might be inferred that tax crimes were among ...
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See an archive of all crimes and misdemeanors stories published on the New York Media network, which includes NYMag, The Cut, ... NYPD Targets Beach Boozers in Rockaways. Drink at your own risk. By Adam K. Raymond @media (min-width: 0px) and (max-width: ... Long Island Man Charged With Hate Crime in Alleged Assault of V. Stiviano. Apparently the NYPD believes her now. ... Catching up on the most disturbing crime story in the country at the moment. ...
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  • De Lima Gonçalves said he used this data mapping to study the connection between violent deaths and areas under the control of organized crime groups in Rio de Janeiro state. (insightcrime.org)
  • The failure of the UPP program stemmed from the fact that it utilized military and police deployments often associated with abuses against community members, and did not follow up these occupations with social and economic programs that could help address the underlying causes of violent crime. (insightcrime.org)
  • Right Cause, Wrong Target: A misguided protest in Chicago blames the city's rampant violent crime on inadequate social spending. (city-journal.org)
  • The protest is a response to the violent crime plaguing the city's South and West sides. (city-journal.org)
  • Someone should be decrying Chicago's ongoing carnage, but Pfleger's explanation for what's causing it-poverty, unemployment, and underfunded schools-is just another reprise of the old liberal notion that violent crime is driven by socioeconomic "root causes. (city-journal.org)
  • That argument reflects a serious misunderstanding of Chicago's highly concentrated violent crime. (city-journal.org)
  • The employment picture in Chicago, both generally and for blacks, who account for a disproportionate share of the violent crime in Chicago's troubled neighborhoods, has likewise improved. (city-journal.org)
  • Violent crime is only loosely associated with socioeconomic factors like poverty, employment, and education spending. (city-journal.org)
  • I am a career criminal prosecutor, having worked for the Cook County State's Attorney's Office for 31 years, fighting to enforce the laws and seeking to obtain justice for crime victims, while also imparting justice fairly, understanding that non-violent first offenders often deserve a second chance to turn their lives around. (dailyherald.com)
  • Newcomers to the U.S. are less likely than the native population to commit violent crimes or be incarcerated. (wsj.com)
  • Operation High Tide is the latest highly-coordinated effort from federal, state, and local law enforcement to tackle violent crime in Hampton Roads. (atf.gov)
  • ATF's priority is reducing violent crime. (atf.gov)
  • SUNNYVALE, Calif. (KTVU/BCN) - The FBI has launched a hate crime investigation in the case of a suspect who drove his car into eight pedestrians in Sunnyvale last week, leaving a 13-year-old girl with life-threatening injuries. (ktvu.com)
  • The FBI San Francisco Field Office has opened a federal hate crime investigation into the incident that occurred in Sunnyvale on April 23, 2019,' FBI spokeswoman Cameron Polan said in a statement Monday. (ktvu.com)
  • We seek to deepen and inform the debate about organized crime in the Americas by providing the general public with regular reporting, analysis and investigation on the subject and on state efforts to combat it. (insightcrime.org)
  • In United States v. Sabean , 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 136658 (D ME 2016), here , the district court declined to suppress made by the target of a grand jury investigation to IRS agents when the agents knew that he was represented by an attorney on tax matters without going through the the attorney. (blogspot.com)
  • The grand jury investigation in which Dr. Sabean was targeted had commenced prior to January 15, 2014. (blogspot.com)
  • At any rate, whether the scope of the grand jury investigation included tax crimes at the key times here relevant does not appear to be important. (blogspot.com)
  • COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - Sri Lanka's prime minister said Wednesday that the government has decided to withdraw from co-sponsorship of a 2015 U.N. Human Rights Council resolution calling for the investigation of allegations of war crimes committed during the island nation's long civil war. (ap.org)
  • Davis had come under investigation in May 2014 in an undercover sting by Bay police officers assigned to the Gulf Coast Cyber Crimes Task Force, Daniel said. (sunherald.com)
  • NORFOLK, Va. - Federal and local law enforcement officials today announced the results of Operation High Tide, a proactive, large-scale narcotics and firearms trafficking investigation that focused on high-impact targets driving crime in some of the hardest hit neighborhoods in Hampton Roads. (atf.gov)
  • The title refers to Detective Jimmy McNulty setting his sights on Stringer Bell and Avon Barksdale's drug-dealing organization as the target of an investigation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The improvement in North Hills, documented at a news conference Friday, came even as crime rose in other parts of the Valley. (latimes.com)
  • Channel 4 News was given exclusive access to the UK's National Cyber Crime Unit (NCCU) as it helped in the take-down of the GameOver Zeus Crew, a notorious group of computer criminals believed to be based in Russia. (channel4.com)
  • Is Bill O'Reilly - the scandal-plagued Fox News commentator who, along with Fox News, reportedly paid out $13 million in settlements to multiple women who've accused him of sexual harassment or inappropriate behavior - being targeted because of his deep pockets? (yahoo.com)
  • A new independent watchdog body with royal commission powers will be established to oversee the nation's federal crime agencies, after the Federal Government caved in to pressure to crack down on allegations of corruption in the Australian Crime Commission. (smh.com.au)
  • The study revealed that during the seventeen months, there were 5,651 prosecutions for rape and 111,891 for domestic violence in England and Wales, and in the same timespan, there were thirty-five prosecutions for making false allegations of rape, six prosecutions for false allegations of domestic violence, and three for false allegations of both crimes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The law was passed by India's Parliament on March 2013, and with the passing of this law, it is also a crime for the police to refuse to open cases for sexual attack allegations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Comparing O'Reilly to Cosby - who has also been targeted by multiple allegations sexual assault - Hughley offered a simple solution to the situation. (yahoo.com)
  • The mapping was carried out between 2015 and 2016 by analysts from the Public Security Institute (Instituto de Segurança Pública - ISP) based on data collected by the military police, the state intelligence service and Disque-Denúncia, a helpline that gathers reports of crime. (insightcrime.org)
  • The Cyber Crime Units are also complemented by the five-year National Cyber Security Strategy, launched in 2016 and supported by £1.9 billion of investment. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • Michal Rozin, executive director of the Association of Rape Crisis Centers in Israel , said that the report was "proof that despite the growing number of complaints and the scope of the crisis centers' activities, not enough resources are allocated to preventing such crimes and to assist in the rehabilitation of the victims. (ynetnews.com)
  • Chief Phan Ngo reported Friday that 34-year-old Isaiah Peoples, a war veteran, may have intentionally targeted some of the victims because he thought they appeared to be Muslims. (ktvu.com)
  • It was one of the most sophisticated cyber crime campaigns ever mounted: a hacking spree that snared millions of victims worldwide and netted the gang behind it as much as half a billion pounds. (channel4.com)
  • Not content with raiding the bank accounts of their victims, the thieves blackmailed them, and then hijacked their computers to snare even more targets. (channel4.com)
  • The city's collaborative also identified several specific hot spots for traffickers to target victims. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The Force Cyber Crime Units fill this gap and will deliver a Force level capability to investigate and pursue offenders, help businesses and victims protect themselves from attack and work with partners to prevent vulnerable individuals from committing cyber crime. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • Cyber crime is rapidly increasing in Lincolnshire so we work hard to identify and protect would-be victims, raise awareness of how everyone can protect themselves and go after those who commit cyber crimes. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • The new specialist cyber crime teams are a vital tool when it comes to preventing this type of crime, pursuing the perpetrators and protecting victims. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • Now all forces will have specialist officers and staff in place to investigate cyber crime and ensure victims receive a consistent response and receive contact and prevention advice from police following a report. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • Two years after Sedgwick County was bilked for $566,000 by a phishing scam, someone pretending to be from the county government has targeted its vendors with spoofed emails seeking sensitive business information. (kansas.com)
  • InSight Crime is a foundation dedicated to the study of the principal threat to national and citizen security in Latin America and the Caribbean: Organized Crime. (insightcrime.org)
  • Pfleger's social-media posts blame the city's crime problem on a lack of government spending for jobs and education. (city-journal.org)
  • Carson City's crime rate is at its lowest point in 20 years, but Sheriff Ken Furlong says that doesn't mean there aren't challenges coming in 2015. (nevadaappeal.com)
  • Head of the Food Standards Agency's Food Crime Unit Andy Morling will be taking part in the Food Manufacture Group's Big Video Debate on food and drink fraud at the Foodex trade event on Monday April 18, between 14.00 and 15.00. (foodmanufacture.co.uk)
  • The Federal Government is setting up a fraud squad to target organised crime gangs who try to steal from the NDIS. (abc.net.au)
  • Acting Detective Superintendent Terry Lawrence of the State Crime Command's Fraud and Cyber Crime Squad says the scammers will often go to great lengths to 'sell' the accommodation. (ballinaadvocate.com.au)
  • The Schaumburg Police Department is creating a new position to help apartment managers develop anti-crime initiatives, screen potential tenants and evict troublemakers. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The Government denied the backflip was prompted by an ABC Four Corners program this week which exposed how corruption from the state's police forces had spread to the national crime fighting body. (smh.com.au)
  • The events, which coincide with America's Night Out Against Crime program, strengthen neighborhoods and the relationship between police and local communities, local law-enforcement officials said. (houmatoday.com)
  • Events like Night Out Against Crime help police develop contacts in the community that are often vital to providing the tips that helps police solve crime, Thibodaux Police detective Joey Quinn said. (houmatoday.com)
  • The cardiologist who treated President George H.W. Bush was likely targeted by the gunman who shot and killed the doctor while cycling in Houston July 20, police said. (dallasnews.com)
  • In a tweet Thursday, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said there is a "high probability" the doctor was targeted. (dallasnews.com)
  • Houston police are still urging anyone with information about the crime to come forward, including those who might be able to identify the suspect. (dallasnews.com)
  • This is a crime that doesn't make sense," Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo told the Houston Chronicle . (dallasnews.com)
  • Previous attempts to implement "hot spot" policing in Rio de Janeiro have been carried out by "Police Pacification Units" (Unidades de Polícia Pacificadora - UPPs), which have proven that a heavy-handed approach alone is not effective at securing crime-controlled areas in the long-term. (insightcrime.org)
  • Eight days later, on July 11 at 5 p.m., in commemoration of Charles' stolen life at the hands of the BART police, an estimated crowd of 200 civil rights protesters - not 60 to 80, as estimated by the corporate press - of all races, ages and economic backgrounds descended en masse to the Civic Center BART platform where Charles was executed like a rabid dog. (sfbayview.com)
  • According to a police report , Meader arrived at Target around 2 PM and approached a display featuring characters from the Disney film "Frozen. (thesmokinggun.com)
  • of his electric wheelchair, which he then rode away from the crime scene, police allege. (thesmokinggun.com)
  • This is a European police collaboration project, in which access blocking is promoted as a crime prevention tool. (interpol.int)
  • Police in Santa Cruz are using a complicated math equation to predict where crimes will likely happen in an effort to better utilize their shrinking force stop the bad guys in their tracks. (go.com)
  • Police investigating drug and gun crime in Sydney's south-west have swooped on four members of an Assyrian criminal syndicate during dawn raids. (territorioscuola.com)
  • Oakland Police Officers Michael Osanna crosses the police lines as he investigate and patrol the 800 block of Mead Ave, Friday Dec. 28, 2012, where two young men were killed earlier in the morning in Oakland, Calif. One day after Oakland officials outline new steps to help reduce the city's soaring crime rate, three more homicides were recorded. (stamfordadvocate.com)
  • The Clarks Summit Police Department is joining the state police and more than 215 other municipal agencies to target aggressive driving in Pennsylvania. (thetimes-tribune.com)
  • Anyone with information which could help police should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously on 1800 333000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24 hours a day. (ballinaadvocate.com.au)
  • Lincolnshire Police benefiting from dedicated Cyber Crime Unit thanks to Government investment. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • Lincolnshire internet users should feel safer soon as every police force in England and Wales now has a dedicated Cyber Crime Unit in place thanks to a multi-million-pound investment from the Government. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • The announcement was made at a launch event held by Chief Constable Peter Goodman in his role as National Police Chiefs Council lead for Cyber Crime. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • The authors identify a range of motivations to commit food crime, and say that nearly all offending, from small retailers to large food manufacturers, is driven by financial gain. (foodmanufacture.co.uk)
  • Each of the areas included in the mapping is "a perimeter where criminal groups ostensibly act, circulate frequently with weapons and commit crimes, such as drug trafficking," Luciano de Lima Gonçalves, a geographer and ISP analyst who helped design the map, told Extra. (insightcrime.org)
  • Still, while the crime lab is now able to stay up to date with homicides and sexual assaults, property crimes remain a major driver of the state's persistent backlog. (governing.com)
  • The Cincinnati crime-reduction initiative, implemented in 2007 after a year with a record 90 homicides, is the model for Toledo's strategy -- the Toledo Community Initiative to Reduce Violence, or TCIRV, announced on April 17. (toledoblade.com)
  • In 2007, Cincinnati recorded 62 homicides, a number that since has fluctuated but never again came close to 2006's record 90, according to the FBI's Uniform Crime Report. (toledoblade.com)
  • In Baltimore, more than 1,800 adults belong to about 45 criminal street gangs - including the Bloods and Crips - according to a database developed by the University of Maryland and the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Officials credited the North Hills Safer City Initiative for a 15% drop in serious crimes during its first year. (latimes.com)
  • A bill sponsored by incumbent Mike Barbieri this year "weakens student safety" because it does not require "reporting of all serious crimes. (delawareonline.com)
  • Processing evidence of property crimes is critical, Channel says, not just for solving those offenses, but also for investigating others that may have been committed by the same person. (governing.com)
  • In the last six weeks, Santa Cruz also saw a reduction in property crimes including car and home burglaries. (go.com)
  • Despite the various rape charges, the Charter of the Tokyo Tribunal did not make references to rape, and rape was considered as subordinate to other war crimes. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is also the situation for other tribunals that followed, but with the establishments of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), there was more attention to the prosecution of gender-targeted crimes with each of the statutes explicitly referring to rape and other forms of gender-targeted violence. (wikipedia.org)
  • B ut Mrs Del Ponte, who put Serbian leader Slobodan Milosevic in the dock at The Hague, said that as long as the Security Council did not put in place a special tribunal for war crimes in Syria, all such reports were pointless. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • He had pushed hard for Milosevic's handover to the UN war crimes tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands, and implemented key economic reforms. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The new law, Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2013, also defines new crimes such as stalking and voyeurism, expands the definition of rape, and brings higher sentences for punishment of the offenders (such as the death penalty for repeated offenders and for cases resulting in the victim's death). (wikipedia.org)
  • Spending more money on social programs won't affect the crime rate when offenders get second, third, and fourth chances . (city-journal.org)
  • This is because in addition to analyzing DNA evidence recovered from crime scenes, crime labs are tasked with maintaining databases that hold DNA profiles of certain convicted offenders. (governing.com)
  • While inclusion of additional offenders and arrestees has made CODIS a more useful tool, it has also clogged crime labs and raised major concerns about privacy for individuals who have not been convicted, says Sara Katsanis, a researcher at Duke University's Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy. (governing.com)
  • When states expand requirements to include more offenders and arrestees, Katsanis adds, they often fail to consider the impact on their existing crime lab capacity. (governing.com)
  • The new units support the updated Serious and Organised Crime Strategy launched in November 2018, which helps build businesses' and individuals' resilience against cybercrime and ensures law enforcement agencies have the capabilities they need to tackle it. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • Authorities in Rio de Janeiro have mapped out areas of Brazil's second-biggest city that are under the control of criminal organizations, potentially enabling them to better target crime control resources amid growing insecurity in the metropolis. (insightcrime.org)
  • Studying the areas where criminal groups operate could be a step in the right direction for improving Rio de Janeiro's ability to target the hot spots of crime amid a worsening security situation. (insightcrime.org)
  • America, as the saying goes, offers a "target rich" environment for terrorists who are determined to destroy America's infrastructure and slaughter as many civilians as possible. (newsblaze.com)
  • THIBODAUX - Dozens of block parties will be held across Lafourche and Terrebonne parishes Tuesday night to promote drug-and crime-prevention awareness. (houmatoday.com)
  • The drug trade and its associated crimes continue to grow in most parts of the world. (interpol.int)
  • But he stressed he would back the president's war against criminality, corruption and illegal drugs and would support a bill to reimpose the death penalty for heinous crimes and drug trafficking. (yahoo.com)
  • He said the department has gotten a much better handle on the drug problem and drug-related crime in the past few years. (nevadaappeal.com)
  • When drug arrests are declining, crime is increasing. (nevadaappeal.com)
  • After drug-related crimes, Furlong said the big problem for his deputies is assaults. (nevadaappeal.com)
  • Prosecution of gender-targeted crimes is the legal proceedings to prosecute crimes such as rape and domestic violence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their main goal was to prosecute rape in the similar manner that other crimes are prosecuted by focusing not on the victim's reputation or behavior but on the unlawful acts perpetrated by the offender. (wikipedia.org)
  • CAIRO (AP) - Sudan's leader said Wednesday the government will "fully" cooperate with the International Criminal Court's efforts to prosecute those wanted for war crimes and genocide in connection with the Darfur conflict, according to an international rights group. (ap.org)
  • The criminal element, which preys upon the homeless and mentally ill, will be targeted, arrested and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law," Bratton said of the skid row initiative. (latimes.com)
  • InSight Crime was not immediately able to obtain the original document detailing the study. (insightcrime.org)
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  • Are Hate Crime Laws Necessary? (nytimes.com)
  • The trial of the Rutgers student Dharun Ravi , who used a webcam to spy on his roommate Tyler Clementi with another man before Clementi committed suicide, has raised questions about whether Ravi's actions were a hate crime or simple boorishness. (nytimes.com)
  • But some have even questioned whether there need to be hate crime laws at all. (nytimes.com)
  • Once intended to fight hard-core hate mongers, bias crimes now affect mostly mixed-up teenagers. (nytimes.com)
  • The annual hate crimes statistics figures released by the FBI on Monday finds that fifteen of the hate crimes reported in the state last year were associated with race or ethnicity. (nhpr.org)
  • Conference notes that hate crime continues to blight the lives of too many people, affecting them at work, in their homes and as they go about their lives. (unison.org.uk)
  • FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) - A former CIA contractor who helped design a harsh interrogation program following the the Sept. 11 attacks sought Friday to minimize the severity of techniques used on the men facing war crimes charges for their alleged roles in the plot. (ap.org)
  • Now it spits out 10 detailed maps daily complete with "hot spots" -- a forecast of where new crimes are most likely to occur. (go.com)
  • A senior war crimes prosecutor has announced she is resigning from a United Nations panel on Syria, saying she has lost faith it will ever bring criminals to account and that "everyone is bad" now in the war-torn country. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Tonight we will feature discussion around the disregarded assassination program called advanced level COINTELPRO 2010, where innocent people are targeted for destruction via criminal sabotage, Harassment, income lynching's, blacklisting, human experimentation, electromagnetic weaponry, microwave weaponry, vicious lying wonders discrediting campaigns, and induced voices criminal technology. (blogspot.com)
  • The Food Crime Annual Strategic Assessment (FCASA), carried out by the Food Standard Agency's (FSA's) National Food Crime Unit (NFCU) on behalf of the FSA and Food Standards Scotland, examines the scale and nature of the food crime threat to the UK's food and drink industry. (foodmanufacture.co.uk)
  • In light of these disconcerting figures, we urged authorities to recognize sex crimes as acute national problem that must be fought. (ynetnews.com)
  • Experts say this type of data-driven mapping can help authorities focus their resources in the areas most affected by organized crime, a practice often called "hot spot" policing. (insightcrime.org)
  • But limited security resources as a result of the city's budget crisis could hinder authorities' ability to target these areas, or to shift away from a reliance on militarized approaches. (insightcrime.org)
  • CAIRO (AP) - Sudan's transitional authorities have agreed to hand over ousted autocrat Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court to face trial on charges of war crimes and genocide, a top Sudanese official said Tuesday, in a deal with rebels to surrender all those wanted in connection with the. (ap.org)
  • While crime involving violence declined by 10% in North Hills so far this year, it is up 1% across the Valley, said Capt. Jorge A. Villegas, commanding officer of the Mission Division. (latimes.com)
  • Now in its 27th year, Night Out Against Crime is a program observed in thousands of communities nationwide. (houmatoday.com)
  • Lafourche Sheriff Craig Webre called Night Out Against Crime an event his deputies anticipate each year. (houmatoday.com)
  • Last year rural crime was estimated to have cost the British economy around £44.5 million, up more than five per cent on 2012. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Blackmail is just one option: the thieves' main target is internet banking. (channel4.com)
  • But with more advanced security making it increasingly difficult to steal large equipment, thieves have begun turning to the more traditional crime of rustling. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Friend said the program told officers where a crime was likely to occur as well as when and the type of crime based on analyzing and detecting patterns of past crime data. (go.com)
  • Forces were able to access £7m worth of funding to build the Cyber Crime Units - including recruiting specialist officers and staff to the units and investing in technology, equipment and training. (horncastlenews.co.uk)
  • PARIS (AP) - The one-time spokesman for the notorious Syrian rebel faction the Army of Islam , who was arrested in southern France last week and charged with torture and war crimes, arrived in the country on a short-term visa, the French Foreign Ministry said Thursday. (ap.org)
  • Friend said that since the program's launch, the algorithm had correctly predicted 40 percent of crimes and had led to five arrests. (go.com)