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When a Lost Wallet Leads to Felony Arrest: Interview With Greenwich Police Sgt. Zuccerella

Katherine Du | Posted 10.01.2016 | Crime
Katherine Du

Fake IDs are a Class D Felony, states Sec. 53a-139 of the Connecticut Penal Code. Yet out of the 8720 arrests Greenwich Police Department has made in the past decade, only 247 individuals were charged with second or third degree forgery. Four juveniles out of the 247 were arrested for possession of fake licenses.

Want to End Campus Sexual Assault? Tackle the Primary Issue Being Ignored

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 12.08.2014 | College
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Until we're willing to deal with the fact that young people are sexual people who need more realistic, developmentally appropriate guidance when it comes to sexual expression and satisfaction, the situation is not going to change.

New Study Reveals Weak Spot In Airport Security Systems

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 08.19.2014 | Science

Anyone who flies even occasionally knows the drill: You present your boarding pass and photo ID to airport security, and the agent eyes your photo to ...

Fake Passports Are A Bigger Problem Than Most Realize

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 03.11.2014 | World

The revelation that two passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 were traveling under stolen passports brought with it questions about who the...

Fake ID Use Could Cause Bigger Drinking Problems: Study

Posted 10.22.2013 | College

Young adults in college using fake IDs to buy alcohol are more likely to engage in high-risk drinking and are at a greater risk for developing drinkin...

McLovins, Beware

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.26.2013 | College

A fake ID could cost you a few hundred dollars, but a smartphone app -- costing a mere $1.99 on the iTunes store -- could ruin any plans underage coll...

U.S. Busts Massive Fake ID Scheme

Reuters | Posted 04.07.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, Feb 5 (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday charged 18 people with fraud for allegedly creating and using thousands of fake identities t...

John Celock

'Trying To Find A Problem That Doesn't Exist' | John Celock | Posted 11.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Republican lawmaker in Montana is pushing legislation to restrict voter identification in the state to driver licenses and tribal ID c...

She Pulled A Crazy Stunt To Earn A Higher Paycheck

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 10.15.2012 | Money

Many of us wish we made a higher salary. Few of us would go as far as Victoria Calbert did to earn a six-figure paycheck. Calbert, a 40-year-old wo...

'Who Is Roy Antigua?' With Roughly 200 I.D.s, It's Hard To Say

Posted 08.08.2012 | Weird News

What a poser. He had an enormous cache of identification cards -- from military to police to federal agency badges -- radio equipment, diplomatic l...

10 College Essentials You Won't Find At Bed, Bath & Beyond

J.D. Rothman | Posted 09.30.2012 | Parents
J.D. Rothman

Parking Permit: Much cheaper than a car. Can be bartered for free rides from all the students who have brought vehicles to campus but have nowhere to park.

Showing Your Facebook Page As Proof You're 21? UK Bouncers Say Why Not?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 05.04.2012 | Technology

Bouncers have long been known to check whether a person trying to enter a bar is of age in wide variety of ways. There's the "What's your address" que...

Andrea Stone

TSA Begins Test Of New Passenger Security Measure | Andrea Stone | Posted 04.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Time to ditch that fake ID you used in high school: The Transportation Security Administration has started testing new scanners designed...

Chinese Fake IDs A 'Huge Gap' In Homeland Security

Posted 04.02.2012 | World

Whether you're a teenager looking to score booze or a terrorist trying to board a domestic flight, Chinese fake IDs may be just the solution for you, ...

How to Plan a College Tour from Hell

J.D. Rothman | Posted 05.26.2012 | Parents
J.D. Rothman

The smugger the tour guide, the less interested your teen will be in the school. Other turn-offs include pink polos with popped collars, Uggs on males, preppy ponytails and perspiration issues.

Need A Fake ID? Apple Removes The App For That

Posted 12.15.2011 | Home

Need a fake ID? There was an app for that, until it was pulled from the App Store earlier this week. Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey urged Apple to rem...

Maryland Student Could Face Decades In Jail For Fake ID Ring

Posted 07.06.2011 | College

A University of Maryland student could face significant jail time for allegedly producing and selling fake IDs from his dorm room. The Diamondback...

Identity Thieves Filed For $4 Million In Tax Refunds Using Names Of Living And Dead

Wired | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The thieves operated their scheme for at least three years from January 2005 to April 2008, allegedly filing more than 1,900 fraudulent tax returns in...

How to Get Your Own Barack Obama Identity Documents

Keith Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Keith Thomson

You want your own Kenyan Barack Obama birth certificate? All you need is about $200 and an internet connection or telephone to place the order.

21 Charged In Alleged Little Village Fake ID Ring

Chicago Tribune | Jeff Coen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A day after federal authorities announced a broad sweep that resulted in the arrest of dozens of immigrants here illegally, prosecutors said 21 people...