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5 Bicol police chiefs sacked

LEGAZPI CITY (PNA) – Five chiefs of police in the Bicol region had been relieved from their posts for failure to stop illegal gambling operations in their areas of responsibility, an official of the Philippine National Police (PNP) Regional Office 5 said on Monday. 270 more words


March Madness Betting Leads to Billions in Illegal Gambling, Poses risks for Problem Gamblers, and Costs Billions in Lost Work Place Productivity

Casino Watch Focus has reported on the ongoing problems that come with the NCAA March Madness tournament each year. Millions is lost to employers through a decline in work place productivity and people continue to gamble away money at unprecedented rates. 846 more words

Sports Betting

UPDATE: Gambling-esque Loot Boxes in Video Games Face Regulatory Measures & Studies from Governments like Hawaii and Private Companies like Apple, but are they Actually Harmful?

Casino Watch Focus has reported on the newly covered, gambling type video game items known as loot boxes. The boxes are purchasable in a video game and they provide random loot, or in game merchandise, much like a slot machine. 943 more words

Elected Officials

4 Bay Area Residents Arrested In Illegal Slot Machine Scheme

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Four Northern California men have been charged with installing and maintaining illegal video slot machines at smoke shops and convenience stores.

U.S. Attorney Phillip Talbert said Friday a federal grand jury returned a single-count indictment on against Yaniv Gohar, of Berkeley; Orel Gohar, of San Francisco; Eran Buhbut, of Oakland; and May Levy, of Walnut Creek, charging them with conducting an illegal gambling business. 62 more words


GE14 : Of Bets Placed and Illegal Betting Syndicates

Its December 2017 and within two weeks, we will all be singing Auld Lang Syne and wishing everybody Happy New Year.

Amidst the merry-making and the revelry, there will be parents busy making last-minute preparations to ready their school-going children for the start of the new school calendar and at the same time, getting into the groove at their respective jobs, be it in the private sector or the public sector. 1,321 more words


20 Dallas Police Vice Officers Reassigned As Investigation Begins

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – There’s been a shakeup in assignments for Dallas police officers. Chief Renee Hall made the changes for nearly two-dozen officers after a review raised concerns about operations in the Vice Unit. 216 more words