March 7th, 2014
ODESSA – It’s not uncommon to see a forklift in the Basin but police said that’s what was used to pull off a burglary of an ATM. As crazy as it sounds, it really happened and it was all caught on camera.
It was a daring heist in the middle of the night.
Odessa Police said just before 1:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, someone came to My Complex Community Federal Credit Union looking to get some cash from the ATM but not with a debit card. Read the rest of this entry »
March 5th, 2014
In addition to Windows XP nagging users once a month, the next version of Microsoft Security Essentials, Microsoft’s free antimalware program, will give prominent warnings to users running Windows XP.
The current engine version in Security Essentials is 4.4. Version 4.5 is available in Microsoft’s Security Essentials Prerelease Program. The system requirements for version 4.5 say it works only on Windows Vista and Windows 7 (Windows 8 users are served by the included Windows Defender). Read the rest of this entry »
March 4th, 2014
NEWARK, N.J. — A man charged with brutally attacking a northern New Jersey woman last summer as she watched cartoons with her 3-year-old — a beating captured on a hidden camera — has been indicted on attempted murder charges.
Essex County prosecutors say 43-year-old Shawn Custis also faces charges of aggravated assault, robbery, theft, burglary, child endangerment and criminal restraint stemming from the June 21 attack. The indictment was handed up Friday by a county grand jury. Read the rest of this entry »
February 28th, 2014
Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman caught on camera stealing a cell phone and using a baby to disguise the crime.
The victim was shopping at Once Upon a Child, 11800 S. Cleveland Avenue, around noon on Thursday, Feb. 20th. After paying for her purchases she left the store and inadvertently left her phone behind. Read the rest of this entry »
February 24th, 2014
A Yavapai County man faces three bank robbery charges after law enforcement officers caught up with him Saturday.
The robberies took place at the Chase Bank in Camp Verde on Feb. 4, Bank of America in Cottonwood on Feb. 11, and National Bank of Arizona along Highway 89 in Chino Valley late Friday afternoon.
The suspect is Kevin Lee Campbell, 53. A Chino Valley police spokesman said Campbell is a resident of Yavapai County, but wouldn’t name the location Saturday, while police were in the midst of issuing search warrants. Read the rest of this entry »
February 19th, 2014
BELLAIRE, Texas – Brazen burglars hit a fashionable home on Beech Street in Bellaire, hauling off a 300-pound safe holding hundreds of thousands of dollars of jewelry.
They struck Monday, about 2:15 p.m., breaking the glass on French doors in the back of the home. Security cameras captured very clear images of the three suspects at work. The men went straight to the master bedroom and a safe.
“The safe had 40 years worth of my wife’s life; jewelry, trinkets she received from her grandparents,” the homeowner, who didn’t want to be identified, said. “There were things she wanted to give to our grandchildren.” Read the rest of this entry »
February 11th, 2014
Over the past few months, I’ve certainly wondered quite a bit about just how bad the NSA seems to be at recognizing how the public feels concerning what it’s doing. This week’s revelations about tracking mobile phone locations was incredible because folks at the NSA must have known that information about this program was in Snowden’s collection, and yet when they were asked about collecting location info a few months ago, they made statements that would clearly look bad,when put next to the truth:
“We don’t get any cell site or location information as to where any of these phones were located.” — Keith Alexander Read the rest of this entry »
February 4th, 2014
The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office reports a security camera captured a clear view of a man who robbed a Bradenton bank about 9:44 a.m. Monday morning.
The suspect reportedly walked into the SunTrust Bank branch, 5714 14th St. W., and handed a note to a teller. A weapon was implied but not seen, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office. Read the rest of this entry »
January 31st, 2014
Police hunting a man who allegedly staged an elaborate bomb hoax in a South Auckland bank have released CCTV footage of him during his getaway in a taxi.
The man entered the BNZ on the corner of Ronwood Ave and Great South Rd in Manukau about 10:30 am on Friday, holding what he said was a bomb. Read the rest of this entry »