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Massachusetts State Police bulks up security preparedness, cyber crime fighting capability

FRAMINGHAM — A new Massachusetts State Police division designed to bulk up the state’s ability to anticipate possible terrorist incidents and fight cyber crime was announced at the State Police headquarters Thursday afternoon.

State Secretary of Public Safety and Security Dan Bennett said the new Division of Homeland Security and Preparedness gives state police extra capabilities to address crime fighting and homeland terrorist incidents, the State House News Service reported.

“We are building a 24-hour statewide Watch Center within general headquarters here in Framingham that will monitor developing incidents anywhere in the state, nation or the world which might impact our public safety and security,” State Police Superintendent Col. Richard Quinn said. 

The Homeland Security and Preparedness division will take in current State Police programs such as the Air Wing, state marine unit and cyber crime and digital evidence units, as well as the Fusion Center, an ongoing collaboration between federal and local law enforcement. The unit will, among

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Massachusetts State Police bulks up security preparedness, cyber …

FRAMINGHAM — A new Massachusetts State Police division designed to bulk up the state’s ability to anticipate possible terrorist incidents and fight cyber crime was announced at the State Police headquarters Thursday afternoon.

State Secretary of Public Safety and Security Dan Bennett said the new Division of Homeland Security and Preparedness gives state police extra capabilities to address crime fighting and homeland terrorist incidents, the State House News Service reported.

“We are building a 24-hour statewide Watch Center within general headquarters here in Framingham that will monitor developing incidents anywhere in the state, nation or the world which might impact our public safety and security,” State Police Superintendent Col. Richard Quinn said. 

The Homeland Security and Preparedness division will take in current State Police programs such as the Air Wing, state marine unit and cyber crime and digital evidence units, as well as the Fusion Center, an ongoing collaboration between federal and local law enforcement. The unit will, among

Read more at: http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2017/08/state_police_to_bulk_up_securi.html

Four held by Mumbai Cyber Crime Police in GoT leak case

The Cyber Crime Police in Mumbai on Sunday arrested four persons who had allegedly unauthorisedly accessed and uploaded an unreleased episode of popular show Games of Thrones (GoT) on the internet on August 3.

Those arrested are Mohammed Suhail, 30, a former employee of Prime Focus Technologies who is tasked with storing and processing data related to the show on its servers and three serving employees of the company, identified as Abhishek Ghadiyal, Bhaskar Joshi and Alok Sharma.

According to the police, the fourth episode of GoT season seven was to be aired on August 7. However, the episode was available on torrent s from August 4. An internal inquiry was carried out by the company and it was found that an unauthorised access had occurred in its servers. The police said Suhail wanted to watch the episode , for which he had

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The Cyber Crime Police in Mumbai on Sunday arrested four persons who had allegedly unauthorisedly accessed and uploaded an unreleased episode of popular show Games of Thrones (GoT) on the internet on August 3.

Those arrested are Mohammed Suhail, 30, a former employee of Prime Focus Technologies who is tasked with storing and processing data related to the show on its servers and three serving employees of the company, identified as Abhishek Ghadiyal, Bhaskar Joshi and Alok Sharma.

According to the police, the fourth episode of GoT season seven was to be aired on August 7. However, the episode was available on torrent s from August 4. An internal inquiry was carried out by the company and it was found that an unauthorised access had occurred in its servers. The police said Suhail wanted to watch the episode , for which he had

Read more at: http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-four-held-by-crime-branch-in-got-leak-case-2530099

Game of Thrones Season 7 leak: Mumbai Police’s Cyber Crime Cell arrests four

Mumbai Police’s Cyber Crime Investigation Cell, on Monday, arrested four people for leaking fourth episode of TV series Game of Thrones from the current season before it was aired in India. The leak, police revealed, was carried out by employees of a Mumbai-based company.

The complaint in this case was filed by the said company which was tasked with storing and processing the episodes for Hotstar app. After the leak, the firm which deals in technological aid to media companies carried out an internal enquiry which revealed that the episode was accessed using ID of their employee Abhishekh Ghadiyal. But the stolen data was sent using email account of an ex-employee Mohammed Suhail.

Police has arrested Ghadiyal, Suhail, Bhaskar Navinchandra Joshi and Alok Sharma in the case.

During the course of investigation, police found that Ghadiyal was aided by his colleague Joshi and the episode was later forwarded to Sharma for

Read more at: http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/game-of-thrones-season-7-leak-mumbai-polices-cyber-crime-cell-arrests-four-lifetv/1/1025996.html

Ragging to cyber crime: Pune students in trouble can call their ‘Police Kaka’ for help


police kaka, pune police, pune, indian express news police kaka, pune police, pune, indian express news Police commissioner Rashmi Shukla with students at S P College onj Friday.

The ‘Police Kaka’ (Police Uncle) initiative launched by the Pune Police to address various

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UK Police Drafts Detailed Bitcoin Seizure Guide

UK Police Drafts Detailed Bitcoin Seizure GuideUK Police Drafts Detailed Bitcoin Seizure Guide

A think-tank backed by a group of UK-based law enforcement officials have published a newly drafted report called “Policing Bitcoin” which aims to standardize the practice of seizing bitcoin from criminals.

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UK Police Aim to Understand Bitcoin

UK Police Drafts Detailed Bitcoin Seizure GuideUK Police Drafts Detailed Bitcoin Seizure GuideLast week the ‘N8 Policing Research Partnership’ published a report that

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Use social media to reach out to public: police heads told

According to the decisions taken at the two-day conference, police heads at district level should evolve mechanism in consultation with state police chief to communicate and disseminate information to the public through social media. DH file photo

According to the decisions taken at the two-day conference, police heads at district level should evolve mechanism in consultation with state police chief to communicate and disseminate information to the public through social media. DH file photo

Read more at: http://www.deccanherald.com/content/626881/use-social-media-reach-public.html

Uber partners with Delhi Police for women safety mobile app

Ride sharing company Uber has announced its partnership with Delhi Police to allow quick access to Himmat, a women safety mobile app, through the rider app.

Uber partners with Delhi Police for women safety mobile app

With this partnership, Himmat will now be accessible to lakhs of women riders in one go and this is Delhi Police’s first partnership with any technology company. The colloboration will help the government body to intensify their focus on the safety of women.

Since its launch in January 2015, around 90,000 people have downloaded the Himmat app and it currently has over 31,000 registered users. Now, Uber aims to act as a force multiplier and expand its access to all of Uber’s women riders.

Speaking on the partnership, Shweta Rajpal Kohli, Head – Public Policy, Uber India South

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