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Credit card company fraud alert, quick-thinking victim led to weekend fraud arrest

An Atlanta woman was arrested over the weekend after a credit card fraud alert and quick-thinking victim led police to her Cool Springs hotel room. Franklin Police responded to the Embassy Suites Saturday morning after an Alabama woman’s credit card company detected fraudulent activity on her account. 127 more words

Media Release

Police to Encourage Schoolchildren They Can Be Peacemakers at CHALK4PEACE Event

Mount Vernon Police District – This Friday, police officers from the Mount Vernon station will participate in Groveton Elementary School’s eighth annual CHALK4PEACE event. This global campaign provides schoolchildren an opportunity to artistically express what peace means to them and the importance of their role in building peace within their community and around the world. 108 more words

The Daily Blotter

Can you help us identify this suspect in smash-and-grab on Pear Avenue?

All, we need your help identifying a suspect in a smash-and-grab that happened in the Starbucks parking lot on Pear Avenue on Monday.

Around 9:55 am, the suspect seen in the video, a tall, Black man in his early 20s wearing gray pants and a gray sweatshirt with white tennis shoes, walked up to the victim’s red Nissan Leaf. 85 more words




There is currently a plethora of scams out there aimed at getting your money. Criminals will continue coming up with different scams to get your money by either tugging at your heart strings or putting fear in you through a threat, often perceived to come from a government agency such as the IRS or law enforcement. 153 more words

The Weekly News

How to protect your co-op from intruders and criminal activity

One of the most important roles that the board of directors has is to protect and safeguard the building and its residents.

While the board only has so much control over whether or not criminal activity occurs in the building, it can certainly put measures in place to reduce the risk. 674 more words

Crime Prevention

#CapBlack Poem: Hating Cops

Hating cops/is hating safety/Cops/are the last line of defense/in inner cities/Hating cops/means hating/your own survival/daily #CapBlack 

-Nadra Enzi aka Cap Black, Your UrbanSafetyist. @nadraenzi on twitter. 29 more words

Black Men

Action Fraud alert!

essage sent byAction Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
There is a phishing email currently in circulation that claims to be from the City of London Police. 198 more words

Crime Prevention