Is Sextortion a Crime?

A new kind of crime appears to be on the rise, thanks to the availability of camera phones and the Internet: sextortion. The FBI has defined sextortion as online blackmail, where often explicit images of an individual are used to pressure them and extort more photos, sex, or money from the victims. If you read […]

NYC Subway Crimes

Some of the best movies in history were set in New York City in the 1970s and 1980s when crime was at its worst. Taxi Driver, Midnight Cowboy, Dog Day Afternoon – where would Scorcese be without the grit and glamour of New York City? Up through 1990, crime ruled the subways. People were afraid […]