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Holiday fraud—How not to be scammed

Crime in America.Net We passed around material from the US Department of Justice recently on the investigation of computer crimes. The documents are profoundly detailed and indicate that the justice system is taking the issue very seriously. Throughout this site we have made an effort to warn consumers that computer based fraud is increasing. We’ve stated […]

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The most stolen cars in the nation. The most stolen cars by state.

Crime in America.Net 2009 the sixth consecutive year of reduced vehicle thefts. A reader asked which cars were stolen most often in the United States. We provide updated data for 2009 here. The answer comes from a private organization funded by insurance companies, the National Insurance Crime Bureau. What’s interesting about auto theft is that’s […]

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Bank robberies decrease, occur on Fridays, during mornings and lack violence

  FBI Releases Bank Crime Statistics for Second Quarter of 2010 During the second quarter of 2010, there were 1,146 reported violations of the Federal Bank Robbery and Incidental Crimes Statute, a decrease from the 1,304 reported violations in the same quarter of 2009.1 According to statistics released today by the FBI, there were 1,135 […]

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Bank Robberies Decrease-Nine Million Stolen-Three Percent Involve Violence

FBI Releases Bank Crime Statistics for First Quarter of 2010 During the first quarter of 2010, there were 1,183 reported violations of the Federal Bank Robbery and Incidental Crimes Statue, a decrease from the 1,521 reported violations in the same quarter of 2009.1 According to statistics released today by the FBI, there were 1,160 robberies, […]

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The most stolen cars in the nation and the most stolen cars by state: Crime Statistics

Crime in America.Net A reader asked which car was stolen most often in the United States. The answer comes from a private organization funded by insurance companies, the National Insurance Crime Bureau. What’s interesting about auto theft is that’s it’s another example of “target hardening” as a crime prevention principal. One of the key findings […]

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