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|Feb 06, 2008||
YouTube as Crime Prevention
More and more, law enforcement agencies seem to be embracing technology to promote crime prevention....
|Feb 05, 2008||
It’s 2008. Do You Know Where Your Kids Surf?
For a while now, I’ve tried to provide a consistent message about the Internet: like...
|Feb 04, 2008||
Will the REAL ID Have Real Effects?
Last month, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced its long-awaited rule establishing uniform standards...
|Feb 01, 2008||
Moving Crime Prevention Online
Happy Friday, folks. Today I just wanted to share another story about the incorporation of...
|Jan 31, 2008||
Is Highway Watch Worth the Money?
On January 23, 2008, politico.com published an article entitled, Truckers' Anti-terror Program “Wasteful,” about the...
|Jan 29, 2008||
Understanding the Parts of a Criminal Ecosystem
I realize I’ve been on a serious cybercrime and identity theft kick lately, but so...
|Jan 25, 2008||
Internet Scams Continue
One thing we are told over and over is to be aware of Internet scams....
|Jan 24, 2008||
What’s in your Router?
Attentive Prevention Works readers doubtlessly know lots about phishing, and how it uses fear and...
|Jan 23, 2008||
The Gun Show Loophole
When it comes to murder, guns rule the realm. According to the latest stats from...
|Jan 18, 2008||
Double Edged Keys
Until Wednesday, I was gung-ho about promoting liberty, justice, and laptop-drive encryption for all. I’d...
|Jan 17, 2008||
We Would Never, Unless
Despite the occasional gray areas in life, most of us know ourselves enough to say...
|Jan 16, 2008||
The Most Important Person
Over this past weekend, a Washington Post staff writer published a very interesting and informative...
|Jan 16, 2008||
Playing Nice in the Virtual Sandbox
Earlier this week, MySpace announced it was participating in an industry task force to develop...
|Jan 14, 2008||
Philadelphia: Tactics to End the Bloodshed
City officials across the country are always trying to find new ways to curb violent...
|Jan 11, 2008||
Drugs With New Flavors
The creativity of drug traffickers and manufacturers never ceases to amaze me. It seems that...
|Jan 10, 2008||
In the 1990s, the term “going postal” entered the American lexicon; according to wikipedia, the...
|Jan 09, 2008||
A Cluttered Digital Landscape
Just one week into 2008, the persistent problem of identity theft has already been grabbing...
|Jan 08, 2008||
Mentoring: A New Year's Resolution To Keep
As the new year gets under way, many of us have made resolutions to improve...
|Jan 07, 2008||
Some Crime Down in Early 2007
The statistical bonanza continues. Good news came from the FBI today: On average, both violent...
|Jan 04, 2008||
The Truth About Security Cameras
The recent Omaha mall shooting was recorded on videotape by security cameras at the mall....