"This research project aims to determine if exposure to terrorist propaganda may be a factor in causing trauma for researchers or their development of mood disorders."
Alexander Alexidze, a 48-year-old Georgian national wanted by several authorities in Canada and the US, was living in Saskatoon under “one of many” assumed identities.
"Alexidze is charged with procurement of false identity documents, possession of credit cards obtained by the commission of an offence, possession of the proceeds of crime over $5,000..."
May 30 • 4 tweets • 2 min read
Bridgend: Former police office pleads guilty to over 100 child sexual offences
Lewis Edwards, 23, was charged with a total of 106 offences, which included inciting children to make indecent images #online and to engage in sexual activity.
"South Wales Police's assistant chief constable said the offences would "damage the public's trust and confidence in policing." - "Edwards, from Bridgend, was immediately suspended from duty and resigned following his arrest."
May 30 • 4 tweets • 2 min read
Dark Web Data Leak Exposes RaidForums Members
Nearly half a million members of a notorious cybercrime forum have had their details publicly exposed after a key database was published on another hacking site.
Russian lobbies to be part of potential prisoner swap for Evan Gershkovich, Paul Whelan
Alexander Vinnik, who is accused of money laundering, wants to be a part of a potential prisoner swap between the U.S. and Russia.
"Alexander Vinnik, a Russian national who allegedly laundered billions of dollars through an illicit cryptocurrency exchange, was extradited in August from Greece to California, where he remains in custody."
May 29 • 4 tweets • 2 min read
Peruvian police seize haul of Nazi-themed cocaine
The 58 1-kilogram packets had Nazi flags on one side and Hitler’s name on the other, and were found hidden in an asparagus shipment destined for Belgium.
"Scammers employ various psychological tricks and tactics to #manipulate and #deceive their victims. These tactics are designed to exploit cognitive biases, emotional vulnerabilities, and social dynamics."
May 29 • 7 tweets • 3 min read
Afghan, Pakistan cartels survived empires-now they are drowning Indian Ocean region in drugs
"Dubbing himself ‘the King of Paceville’, Elmushraty boasts an impressive 19,000 followers on Instagram alone as he constantly flaunts his flamboyant lifestyle."
May 29 • 4 tweets • 3 min read
FBI Warns of Crypto Human Trafficking Rings in Asia
The #FBI issued a warning on fake job ads that lure people to Southeast Asia, where “victims are held against their will and forced to commit international crypto #scams on unsuspecting victims.”
"These scam mills usually put up ads on #socialmedia and lure their victims by promising well-paid jobs. Upon arrival, however, victims have their passports taken and are forced to work by scamming innocent people."
May 1 • 14 tweets • 4 min read
Third suspect in case involving two Dutch pedophiles in Ecuador
The two fugitive pedophiles from the Netherlands arrested in Ecuador last year allegedly received help from a Belarusian woman.