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United Airlines Passenger Had Items Stolen From Bags in Alaska, Traces Property with AirTag

United Airlines provided great customer care and responded to the passenger in a very timely manner to help solve this issue.

Intelligence Bulletin: Cambodian Crypto-Romance Scam Targets Alaskans

Alaska Investigations Group has received information from confidential sources in Alaska that romance scammers from Cambodia have been attempting to make contact to finesse and fleece them.

A tactic known as ‘Pig Butchering’ (which is the primary technique used by scammers from Cambodia) seems to be their primary technique. This strategy is part of a long term project which involves finessing long term relationships with their targets to eventually fleece them of their cash via Crypto investing while communicating exclusively in Telegram.

Pig Butchering is absolutely brutal and heartbreaking. One man lost 1 million from this very scam.

What Alaska Investigations Group has learned is truly saddening: These scammers are often not scammers at all. They are slaves held prisoner in Cambodia doing the bidding of the local crime lords (usually Chinese) under the hope that if they finesse and fleece enough targets, that they may one day go free.

These slaves were originally attracted by crime lord online job postings originating from Cambodia, but once these hopeful prospects arrived in Cambodia expecting legitimate work opportunities, the nightmare would begin.

Here is a brief inventory of how contact flowed for one source in Alaska that escaped the pig butchering process.

  1. Contact was made from a wrong number asking to speak to someone that the person on the receiving end was not familiar with.
  2. The person making contact said that their dog had died, that they were sad, then asked if it was ok if they could speak with the person on the receiving end of the line because they had nobody to speak with.
  3. The person then shared detailed information about their fake identity; such as, pictures, websites, jobs, political stances, etc. in an attempt to form a deeper relationship.
  4. The person then attempted to share intimate details about themselves in hopes to form an intimate bond with the new stranger on the receiving end of the phone call.
  5. The person then shared Crypto knowledge and information and then shared to teach their Crypto knowledge with the person on the receiving end.
  6. The contact person also asked the person on the receiving end to eventually direct their communications in Telegram. The contact person also said that they do not do Instagram, Facebook or any major forms of social media.

Fortunately for the source, they bailed once they had had been funneled into Telegram and was asked to download a Crypto app. The source also had an IP tracker within their blog (that they shared with the scammer) which traced to Cambodia, not New York, as the scammer had originally said they had lived. No money was lost for this person; however, there are many others who have fallen to these tactics have been wealthy professionals from a wide variety of industries. Many of which would make your jaw land in your lap in shock.

There is a way to report these tactics. The best route to report these tactics is through the IC3 Internet Crime Division of the FBI.

If you are currently conversing with someone, and they want you to speak exclusively in Telegram and they want you to download a Crypto app, you need to abandon ship immediately.

007 Producer Confirms Next James Bond Will Not Be Gen-Z

It appears that a more middle aged 007 will be the preference for the foreseable future.

Apple Warns Millions of Users of Security Flaw

It’s possible for someone to gain full access to your device. Apple warns users to update their security immediately.

Source: Dailywire

Amber Heard Fired Private Investigator, Could Not Find ‘Bad Things’ On Johnny Depp

Amber Heards private investigation into Johnny Depp turned out to be a big nothing burger.

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Shaq Hires Private Investigator, Confirms Adultery Concerns

Shaq uses a private investigator to validate adultery concerns with his ex-wife Shaunie O’Neil. The saga betwen Shaq and Shaunie is high very high drama. Read more at the source The Sports Rush.

Wife Hires a Private Investigator, Here is What She Found

Speaking to Metro, using a pseudonym, Lisa details the discovery of her husband’s affair, thanks to the help of a private investigator. You can also read more at the Sun.

Old School Magnum PI Fans Have A Problem With The New Reboot’s Higgins

It seems as though original Magnum PI fans have expressed collective disapproval over the current Higgins actor in the newest Magnum PI reboot.

Read more at Looper

AirBnB Host Threatens Guest with a Private Investigator for a Leaving a Generous Four-Star Review

The host enjoyed the stay and gave the host a four-star review. The host got upset and threatened to send a private investigator after them for leaving the review. The guest said they enjoyed the stay.

Current DHS Officer And Former DHS officer-Turned Private Investigator, Indicted in Scheme to Harass US Based Critics of China

A prior DHS officer, now a private investigator, and a current DHS officer had decided that stalking, harassing and spying on critics of China was a good idea. They had obtained information from a restricted government database to use in the course of their activities. They originally tried to say that they had found the restricted information from the “black dark web”.

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