Crime - Page: 2

4 Ways to Boost Crime Prevention at Your Service Business

Almost a quarter of small business crime goes unreported. That's a big, big mistake.

Cris Burnam

· 5 min read

'One Dumb Decision After Another:' Florida Man Brags About Burglary on Facebook, Lands in Jail

Alleged criminal who posted a Facebook video bragging about a $500,000 jewelry haul has landed himself and one of his accomplices in jail, police said on Thursday.

Reuters

· 2 min read

Never Fear, Uber Is Here! Crime and Fatal Accident Rates Fall Since Company Launch.

Researchers have correlated the rise of ridesharing services with a decline in fatal crashes and disorderly conduct on the roads.

Lydia Belanger

· 3 min read

U.S. Judge Rules Texas Tycoon Committed Tax Fraud

Judge Barbara Houser ruled that there was 'clear and convincing evidence' Sam Wyly committed tax fraud, rejecting his arguments that he relied on professional advisers to vet the offshore system.

Reuters

· 3 min read

How a CEO Found His Way Forward After Employing a Serial Killer

The so-called 'Angel of Death' worked under Dennis C. Miller for years.

Nancy Colasurdo

· 7 min read

6 Traits Costa Rican Drug Dealers and Successful Entrepreneurs Have in Common

Maybe it's time to get serious about wearing a fanny pack.

Andrew Medal

· 4 min read

U.S. Issues Rule Requiring Banks to Identify Shell Company Owners

The Customer Due Diligence rule, in the works since 2012, and the proposed legislation are meant to hinder criminals from using shell companies to hide ownership and launder money, finance terror, and commit other threats to the global financial system.

Reuters

· 4 min read

Uber Rejects Talk of 'Thousands' of Sexual Assault Reports

Reportedly, there were "fewer than" 170 complaints of sexual assault between December 2012 and August 2015.

Jon Fingas

· 2 min read

We Feel Less Responsible for Acting Badly When Ordered to Do Something

New research attempts to get at the root of why we are so easily persuaded to commit unethical actions when told to do so by another person.

Laura Entis

· 3 min read

Why Uber Makes Us Uneasy

Violence and robberies occur in cabs, too, but the personal aspect of the sharing economy makes these occurrences even more unsettling when Uber drivers are involved.

Laura Entis

· 4 min read

Google Leads $75 Million Investment in Phone Fraud Startup

Pindrop, founded in 2011, is a voice security company that combats fraud by analyzing and assigning risk to phone calls.

Robert Hackett

· 3 min read

Drunken Exec Who Punched Uber Driver in Viral Video Is Suing the Driver for $5 Million

The former Taco Bell exec who became infamous for assaulting his driver says it isn't his fault and the driver has to pay.

Ray Hennessey

· 3 min read