NEW YORK — A New York City police detective who lives in Bronxville has admitted to paying hackers thousands of dollars to break into email and cellphone accounts of his ex-girlfriend, fellow colleagues and others, officials said. Edwin Vargas pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court in Manhattan to computer hacking and conspiring to commit computer […]
Private Investigator Requested for Murder Case
In Delaware, the court is reviewing request to retain a private investigator to research background information in support of an alleged cop killer. It’s unclear, however, who initiated the request. The letter, sent to Delaware Superior Court judge, is handwritten; it asks that a private investigator perform a background investigation into accused murderer, Derrick Powell. […]
What Do Private Investigators Do?
Unknown to most, private investigators have tough jobs. Television shows, like Magnum PI, depict investigators as having glorious jobs that include exotic travel, crimes that end in conveniently in an hour, and attractive men and women who get to don the latest fashions. Unfortunately, most private detectives will tell you that investigative work is often long, […]
Kidnapping Alert Issued at Illinois State University
The police in Normal, IL, are requesting the public’s help in finding a suspect who allegedly grabbed a woman near the campus, attempting to force her into her own vehicle. The incident was reported to have happened on Monday, November 9th at around 11 p.m. on the 500 block of South Fell Avenue. The woman, […]