Crime

Anonymous downs government, music industry sites in largest attack ever

Anonymous downs government, music industry sites in largest attack ever

Hacktivists with the collective Anonymous are waging an attack on the website for the White House after successfully breaking the sites for the FBI, Department of Justice, Universal Music Group, RIAA and Motion Picture Association of America. In response to today’s federal raid on the file sharing service Megaupload, hackers with the online collective Anonymous […]

Bad Bankers, Bad Fraud Deals, And The President’s ‘Great Gatsby’ Problem

Bad Bankers, Bad Fraud Deals, And The President’s ‘Great Gatsby’ Problem

Richard (RJ) Eskow, Op-Ed:  “Investigate the Banks!” Today a coalition of progressive groups handed in a petition with more than 360,000 signatures that demanded exactly that. It calls on the Obama administration to stop pushing a cushy fraud settlement for bankers, to pursue a fair deal for shafted homeowners, and to let criminal investigations against […]

Car stolen, quick bust by Desert Hot Springs Police

Car stolen, quick bust by Desert Hot Springs Police

On Monday, January 16, 2012, at approximately 0654 hours, officers from the Desert Hot Springs Police Department were called to investigate the theft of a motor vehicle. Officers learned that the vehicle was taken from in front of the location sometime during the night. While on patrol, at approximately 11:00 PM, officers located the stolen […]

Black church awarded KKK shop

Black church awarded KKK shop

If you find yourself outside of Columbia, South Carolina and need to purchase any neo-Nazi memorabilia, you better act fast. The future of Laurens, SC’s Redneck Shop — and its inventory of KKK robes and even its backroom “Klan Museum” is in doubt. That’s assuming, of course, that the owner of the building will follow […]

Update: Attempt Kidnapping

Update: Attempt Kidnapping

On Monday, December 26, 2011 an attempted kidnapping took place in the area of Two Bunch Palms Trail and Ocotillo. Two Black males were involved in the incident. One was arrested immediately after the incident and one subject is still outstanding. Detective Sandoval of the Desert Hot Springs Police Department is seeking the community’s assistance […]