May 10, 2013 Forget bank heist movies with ski masks and safe cracking. These thieves were high tech.
May 9, 2013 The thieves also hit up 2,000 ATMs in Manhattan in a single day.
May 2, 2013 The high-profile prosecution of a Phoenix-area woman has cost taxpayers nearly $1.7 million in legal fees. But local and national media outlets have seen a ratings boost due to the coverage.
Mar 26, 2013 A Waffle House restaurant in a rough Atlanta neighborhood adds a surcharge for a security guard.
Feb 14, 2013 Authorities in Spain have busted a ring of computer criminals. Their speciality: Ransomware, an infuriating kind of computer attack where a virus gets introduced that locks up the computer system and demands a cash ransom.
Dec 20, 2012 Since 2010, the courts of Philadelphia have embarked on a massive debt collection from ex-offenders. It’s an attempt to collect on $1.5 billion in old fees, fines and forfeited bail owed to the criminal justice system.
Dec 10, 2012 The U.S. spent a lot of money to fly Mexican detainees back to the interior of their country, instead of dropping them off just south of the Mexican border. Did it work?
Nov 14, 2012 One of the father's of modern anti-virus software, John McAfee, is a suspect in a Belize murder. Jeff Wise discusses the exclusive story on McAfee he recently wrote for Gizmodo.
Oct 12, 2012 A new hacker scheme locks your hard drive and your files and prompts you to pay up...or else.