A judge in Atlanta, Georgia, has sentenced Aaron James Glende, a hacker known as IcyEagle, to four years and two months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for selling access to stolen bank accounts and others, via
A disgruntled former employee who admitted to hacking computer systems belonging to his employer and three of his former clients will serve nearly a month behind bars, a jail sentence prosecutors say is necessary to prevent those trusted with protecting
Two California men arrested last week, suspected of placing credit card skimmers on gas pumps in Madison, were each charged Wednesday with 11 counts of identity theft for allegedly using credit card information gleaned from two skimming victims to steal
A Kentucky computer hacker pleaded guilty on Wednesday to conspiring to break into a website to draw attention to a notorious rape case in Steubenville, Ohio, as well as to his own online profile.
Deric Lostutter, 29, pleaded guilty in
Police say a man allegedly tried to purchase two cell phones from another person’s account.
Officers responded to a fraud complaint at the Verizon Wireless store on the Boston Post Road in Orange earlier this month, police said.
Geneseo N.Y. (WHAM) – A Geneseo woman is facing forgery and identity theft charges for using her daughter’s social security number.
Geneseo Police arrested Peggy Merrill, 34 for using her daughter’s social security number to open an account at RG&E,
A McAllen man will have his criminal record cleaned up after authorities discovered he didn’t actually commit the crimes.
Hidalgo County District Attorney Ricardo Rodriguez filed the motion for expungement last week. It states that from 1997-1999, a man falsely
UK carrier Three Mobile was the victim of a hacking scheme that has reportedly left the records of millions of customers exposed.
According to multiple UK media reports citing both Three and the National Crime Agency (NCA), hackers gained access
WIND GAP, Pa. – A New York man is facing fraud charges after trying to secure a $50,000 loan at a Wind Gap bank using fake ID.
Authorities charged Eric L. Wright Jr. with forgery, identity theft, theft by deception
Prosecutors from the Directorate for Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT) arrested 11 Romanian hackers who may have stolen EUR 4.5 million via online scams.
The prosecutors and Police carried out 64 searches in nine counties and Bucharest on Tuesday morning,
A 37-year-old Columbus woman accused of stealing an Oklahoma woman’s identity to work illegally for the last eight years at a local manufacturing plant has been bound over for trial in Platte County District Court.
Maria Vega-Medina will be arraigned
A US man is facing felony wire fraud charges for allegedly stealing and reselling in-game currency for EA Sports’ FIFA console games.
Anthony Clark has been charged by the Northern Texas District Court with a count of Conspiracy to Commit
The father of alleged computer hacker Lauri Love has called for “British justice for a British citizen” after Home Secretary Amber Rudd authorised his extradition to the US.
Mr Love, who has Asperger syndrome, is alleged to have stolen
Two men are behind bars after police say they tried to use stolen identities to shop at Sam’s Club in Gastonia.
Mark Scott and Sidney Brown are each being held on bonds of $100,000.
According to arrest reports, the men
BENTON, Illinois —Two Cubans pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. court in Benton to charges of possession of 15 or more stolen account numbers and aggravated identity theft.
The men, Eriberto Ricardo Gomez, 42, and Yasmanis L. Oduardo Fonseco, 27, of
An Arizona man used his work computer to hack into the personal internet accounts of more than 1,000 students at various colleges across the country, federal prosecutors said this week.
Jonathan Powell, 29, was arrested Wednesday in Phoenix and charged
Hacker who developed a code to scan Photobucket’s 10 billion images sentenced to 29 months in prison
A 41-year-old Colorado hacker was sentenced Tuesday to 29 months in prison for selling his software which enabled blackmailers and others to scan
Two men pleaded guilty in federal court on Thursday to stealing 19 account numbers and identity theft more than a year after they were pulled over on Interstate 70 by a Caseyville police officer.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the
Calhoun County authorities say a Piedmont woman has been arrested for identity theft after she stole mail from about 35 people in an effort to gain personal information.
Sheriff Matthew Wade said Kimberly Marion Devoe, 47, is facing multiple charges
A Florida man faces up to 12 years in federal prison for burying his mother in her backyard so that he could continue collecting her retirement payments to the tune of $35,000.
Prosecutors say Brian Adams admitted that he failed