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June 25, 2017

Snapchat Maps Causes Major Concern for Parents

"If you zoom right in on this new Snapchat map thing it literally tells you where everyone lives? Like exact addresses - bit creepy no?" wrote one user called Leanne. "This new Snapchat update is awful. An invitation for stalkers, kidnappers, burglars and relationship trust issues," suggested Jade.
June 20, 2017

Couple Plan the Rape and Torture of Unborn Child.

“The man reportedly described in great detail the horrific sexual acts he desired to perform on the infant as soon the child was delivered. Officials say the mother of the child not only agreed to allow Deffner to live out his sexual fantasies on her newborn baby, but stated […]
June 16, 2017

“Apple is safe”, Until Now!

Newly discovered malware targets Mac’s.  Apple users join the Microsoft woes. Full Article
June 16, 2017
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June 16, 2017

I just let my kid watch YouTube.  That’s safe, right?

“​When the singer persuaded another 14-year-old to make videos for him last month, authorities claim, he referred to them as a “try out.” The girl considered herself to be auditioning.” Click HERE for the full article
June 8, 2017

Congratulation SRO Brandenburg for 45 years of service with Berea PD

“After 45 years on the Berea Police force and a little more than 10 years as the resource officer at Berea Community Schools, Brandenburg has announced his retirement. His last day of service will come at the end of July.” Click HERE for the full story
June 7, 2017
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Sevierville Fireworks Store Manager Pays to Rape 9-Year-Old

Michael Anthony Carpenter, 28, is facing a federal charge of using the internet to solicit child rape. He was arrested last week after a text message exchange in which he offered $400 to rape a 9-year-old girl in the office of the fireworks store where he served as […]
June 3, 2017
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“HOLLYWOOD, Florida- A Florida man was sentenced to nearly six months behind bars Tuesday for failing to give investigators the password needed to unlock his Android smartphone. Christopher Wheeler, 41, was ordered to spend 180 days in jail Tuesday for a contempt-of-court conviction handed down earlier this month […]
May 29, 2017
"Besides befriending them, high-fiving and fist-bumping in the hallways and cafeteria, Tackett brings them a real-world look at the consequences of crime and particularly drug abuse, Moore said. Tackett also presents a credible law-enforcement perspective on the pitfalls of social media misuse, he said."
September 14, 2016

Cyber Cop Interview: Chris Cohron, Commonwealth’s Attorney, Warren County

Chris Cohron discusses being a cyber cop, digital evidence and its usefulness in every investigation and trial. Chris Cohron also talks about working with Det. Michael Lemon for over a decade.