Police have no reason to believe that he has left the Charleston area, but are distributing information about him and the vehicle around the country. Police said he is likely still armed, and a public danger.
Fredericks faces a maximum of 10 years in prison on the second-degree count of passion-provocation manslaughter in the case, which has polarized the rural New Jersey town where it happened. But there’s a whole other side to the story, stretching back decades.
LSD sheets depicting the characters from “Breaking Bad," an assault rifle, and what appears to be a sheathed Katana sword are seen in this police video of the lab that was released on Tuesday.
Even after digital forensics has evolved enough to investigate the complexity of today’s smartphones, it still needs to get back to the basics. In the third and last part of our discussion with Andrew Hoog, CEO of NowSecure, Inc., DFI News talked about some of the basics of mobile forensics, and how they apply to his company’s software and cloud platforms.
The brown powder substance is still undergoing testing, and authorities are trying to determine how the substance was brought into the cell.
This man was last seen running away from the crime scene wearing a brown t-shirt and blue jeans, and is described as 5 feet 10 or 11 inches tall weighing around 230 or 240 pounds
LastPass, the cloud-based keeper of online passwords, has had a breach in security. CEO Joe Siegrist and the LastPass team has informed customers that account email addresses, password reminders, server per user salts, and authentication hashes were compromised.
In a second Office of Personnel Management data breach revelation, it was discovered that deeply personal information submitted by U.S. intelligence and military personnel for security clearances — including mental illnesses, drug and alcohol use, past arrests, bankruptcies, affairs and more — was stolen by hackers linked to China, The Associated Press reports.
Two prisoners have sued the Massachusetts Department of Corrections to get access to the latest Hepatitis treatments.
A woman who worked at the Clinton Correctional Facility in Upstate New York gave two inmates contraband that helped with their escape last week, according to reports. Also, she has told authorities that she befriended the inmates, and agreed to be their getaway driver. But she had a panic attack before she was due to pick them up.
Often people who work with computers and information develop an affinity for certain programming languages and particular operating systems. Those in the forensic and security fields are no exception. In the smartphone world, the two major players, Android and iOS, have their fans as well. NowSecure CEO Andrew Hoog gives DFI News his perspective.
The man being arrested had no identification, and gave a suspicious-sounding name. So the sheriff’s deputies in the Florida beach town pulled out a new tool: the mobile fingerprint scanner. Right there in the public park, the authorities identified the man with his real name — complete with the warrants for kidnapping, sexual battery and armed robbery charges attached to it.
A recently surfaced film showing Earhart, posing and playful at an airport in southern California in 1937 comes after debris, including airplane parts, were discovered on a deserted Pacific atoll in the early '90s.
Digital forensic practitioners have many tools to conduct forensic investigations. Tools image hard drives, gather data from smartphones and pull information from the internet cloud. But, as those tools evolve, some of them bring forensic investigation into other areas, such as incident response and even security.
To make the most of your crime scene kit, you need to plan ahead. In organizing your kit, take into account your own level of expertise — the best crime scene kit in the world is useless, if you don’t know how to use the items inside.