Posts Tagged ‘victims’

Related News: Montgomery Police investigating department’s first human trafficking case

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. WSFA published an article titled Montgomery Police investigating department’s first human trafficking case.

A human trafficking suspect was arrested and two victims were recovered in Montgomery Monday night, according to the Montgomery Police Department.

Theon Dontray Smith, 27, of South Carolina, was arrested and charged with two counts of first degree human trafficking.

It is the first human trafficking case that the Montgomery Police Department has investigated since the state law was passed in 2010.

MPD Chief of Staff, Bryan Jurkofsky says the department received a call from out-of-state parents, which is what triggered the investigation.

“They received contact from their daughter, who said she was in Montgomery and asked for a welfare check,” Jurkofsky said. “Patrol units responded and identified two minor females and one adult male.”

Source: WSFA

Related News: Facebook scammers prey on Aussie MH17 victims by setting up fake tribute pages in their names to drive traffic to dodgy pop-up ad site

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. Mail Online published an article titled Facebook scammers prey on Aussie MH17 victims by setting up fake tribute pages in their names to drive traffic to dodgy pop-up ad site.

The names and photos of Australian MH17 plane crash victims are being exploited by online scammers who have set up fake Facebook tribute pages to drive traffic to a dodgy external website.

The Facebook pages, created on the day the plane crashed, baited people to click on another website with a link purporting to show footage of the MH17 disaster.

‘Video Camera Caught the moment plane MH17 Crash over Ukraine.Watch here the video of Crash,’ the link read.

Source: Mail Online

Related News: Ala. lawmaker lobs bill to castrate sex offenders

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. WSFA published an article titled Ala. lawmaker lobs bill to castrate sex offenders.

The Florence Times Daily reports Republican Rep. Steve Hurst of Munford is trying again to pass a bill requiring sex offenders over the age of 21 whose victims were 12 or younger to be surgically castrated before being released from prison.

Source: WSFA