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WSBT-TVTax season is in full swing, but if you’re not careful, your refund could be going into the pockets of thieves. Criminals are using stolen names and security numbers to file phony tax forms. “I had information stolen through the mail,&...
WSBT-TVSOUTH BEND – A prostitution sting in South Bend leads to the arrest of three men. The sting took place late Saturday night and into the early morning hours. It involved the Street Crimes Unit going undercover and posting an ad for prostitution...
WSBT-TVSOUTH BEND – Police in South Bend are cracking down on prostitution. Late Saturday night and early Sunday morning, the SBPD Street Crimes Unit conducted a prostitution sting, and a number of men caught soliciting prostitutes were arrested. The...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The hacker-activist group Anonymous says it hijacked the website of the U.S. Sentencing Commission to avenge the death of Aaron Swartz, an Internet activist who committed suicide. The FBI is investigating. The website of the...
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — A professor whose research focuses on Internet censorship and the use of children in advertising has been charged with having child pornography on his Central Michigan University computer, the school announced Thursday....
BROWNSBURG, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say the source of the hacking of a suburban Indianapolis school district's website is from Iraq. Police say the hacking of the website posed no safety threat to the Brownsburg Community Schools district just west...
ELKHART COUNTY – An Elkhart City employee has pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography. The Secret Service helped arrest 52-year-old Stephen Sachs of Goshen in February while he was working with the street department. He was arrested...
WSBT-TV ReporterThey're the ones who protect us from crime, but now one local police agency is a crime victim. They know who, but investigators are trying to figure out how hackers were able to take over the Berrien County Sheriff's Department website. Anonymous IRC, a...
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South Bend Tribune Staff WriterMitch Kajzer sometimes wonders how his life would be different if he hadn't been shot 20 years ago as a young South Bend police officer. "If it had never happened, I probably would have been a career police officer," he says. That would have been fine,...
WSBT-TV ReporterPeople in Elkhart County can now track crime in their neighborhood online. Prosecutor Curtis Hill announced Thursday his office has teamed up with local police agencies throughout the county to use an interactive crime mapping program that the public can...
Tags: Crime, Law and Justice
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday ordered an Indiana man charged with coercing two teenage boys into making sexually explicit online videos to be held without bond, the U.S. attorney's office said. During a hearing in federal court...
SOUTH BEND — An international company based in South Bend has been targeted by hackers claiming to be a part of the group Anonymous. On Wednesday, users of the website for Abro Industries Inc., an adhesives and automotive fluids supplier that sells...
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