Post Tagged with: "FBI"

FBI Seeks Information on E-Mail Scheme Suspects

FBI Seeks Information on E-Mail Scheme Suspects

from FBI FBI Dallas Seeking Information on Suspects in E-mail Compromise Scheme DALLAS, TX—The FBI Dallas Field Office is seeking information regarding two unknown suspects, believed to be located in the greater Atlanta region, involved in an e-mail compromise scheme. The individuals each withdrew a significant amount of fraudulently obtained[Read More…]

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by July 23, 2017 Texas News
FBI Dallas Warns Texans of Scam Involving FBI Phone Number

FBI Dallas Warns Texans of Scam Involving FBI Phone Number

(from FBI Dallas) DALLAS, TX—The FBI Dallas Division is warning the public to be on alert for a phone scam that displays an FBI phone number on the caller ID. The scammer impersonates a government official and uses intimidation tactics to demand payment of money supposedly owed to the government.[Read More…]

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by February 23, 2017 Texas
Serial Bank Robber Sentenced to 60 Months in Federal Prison

Serial Bank Robber Sentenced to 60 Months in Federal Prison

2/11/17 (from Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Northern District of Texas) Glenda Faye Hendrix was sentenced or 4 different robberies. DALLAS — A Dallas, Texas, woman, Glenda Faye Hendrix, 50, was sentenced this afternoon by U.S. District Judge Jane J. Boyle to 60 months in federal prison, following her guilty plea in[Read More…]

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by February 11, 2017 Texas
FBI: College Students Target of Employment Scam

FBI: College Students Target of Employment Scam

1/20/17 (from FBI) EMPLOYMENT SCAM TARGETING COLLEGE STUDENTS REMAINS PREVALENT College students across the United States continue to be targeted in a common employment scam. Scammers advertise phony job opportunities on college employment websites, and/or students receive e-mails on their school accounts recruiting them for fictitious positions. This “employment” results[Read More…]

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by January 20, 2017 Education, US News
FBI Releases Preliminary Semiannual Crime Statistics for 2016

FBI Releases Preliminary Semiannual Crime Statistics for 2016

January 9, 2017 (from FBI Press Office) Statistics released today in the FBI’s Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report revealed overall increases in the number of violent crimes reported and overall declines in the number of property crimes reported for the first six months of 2016 when compared with figures for[Read More…]

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by January 10, 2017 US News