Bratton sounds off on left-wing criminal justice reforms: ‘We’re going in many wrong directions’

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Former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton joined “America’s Newsroom” Tuesday, with crime spiking across major cities in the US. Bill Hemmer pressed him and asked how hard will it be to reverse the crime wave throughout the country. 

FORMER NYC POLICE COMMISSIONER WARNS WE ARE GOING BACK TO THE ‘BAD OLD DAYS’

BRATTON: It’s going to be extraordinarily difficult this time back in ’94, ’95. We had a lot going for us. The public was fed up. We had many lot more allies to work with. We had one hundred thousand additional police that were given to us by the 94

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Scooters, Bikes and Mopeds Are Criminals’ New Getaway Vehicle of Choice: Expert

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, some people avoided public transportation by getting around on scooters and mopeds. Now cops say they’re being used by criminals as getaway vehicles.   

A brazen shooting in Queens, New York, over the weekend left three suspected gang members wounded and seven innocent bystanders injured. After the shooting, two accomplices zoomed up on the sidewalk on motorized scooters and whisked the suspects away.

After another shootout in New York, one gunman jumped onto a children’s scooter.

The souped-up getaway vehicles like you see in the movies are being replaced by ones with two wheels.

After another broad

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How cyber criminals have latched on to online business tools

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Email has been the favorite tool of threat actors since the dawn of cybercrime. Cheap, accessible, and easy to use, email provides instant access to the inbox of millions of potential victims. The latest IC3 report from the FBI found phishing, along with variants like smishing and vishing, to be easily the most common type of cyber attack in 2020. More sophisticated, targeted Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks were found to be the costliest, with reported incidents costing $1,866,642,107 globally over the last year.

Most phishing attacks use the same set of simple tricks that have been successfully deceiving

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UK Could Fund Prison in Albania for Repatriated Albanian Criminals – Exit

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The UK could be set to fund a new prison in Albania to house prisoners repatriated back to the country.

Albanians make up the highest percentage of foreign prisoners in British jails. It’s believed there are more than 1,500 Albanian citizens incarcerated in the UK. It’s not known exactly how many British citizens are in Albanian jails, but the number is believed to be low.

During the last two weeks, various agreements have been signed between the Albanian and British governments regarding the repatriation of convicts. One of these is the prisoner transfer agreement that will see offenders from either

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FBI used photos of young women employees to lure criminals

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A report from the Department of Justice Office of the Inspector General found that FBI special agents “sometimes used photographs of young female support staff employees to pose as minor children or sex workers to entice sexual predators on various social media websites.”

The report came after a special agent was alleged to have had an inappropriate relationship with an FBI staffer that “included the FBI special agent requesting the support staff employee provide him with provocative pictures of herself for online [undercover] operations,” according to the report. That agent told employees not to tell anyone, including their supervisors, about

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