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Scammers Impersonating DOJ Staff Target Elderly

The Department of Justice has issued a fraud alert about a phone scam targeting the elderly, with criminals masquerading as DOJ investigators or employees in order to obtain personal information over the telephone.

FBI Warns of Cybercrime Threat to Online Students

As many schools and universities prepare to operate online for the fall semester, the FBI warns students and parents that there is an increased risk of becoming a cyber-attack victim. The warning comes as the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center division reported a 300 percent increase in cybercrime activity since the start of the pandemic.

New Video Evidence Surfaces in Ahmaud Arbery Case

The newly released video footage depicts an intense interaction between Arbery and the police in 2017 that almost led to the
Georgia man being tased. Other evidence raises questions that support advocates’ claim that racial profiling was involved.