The 5 Most Dangerous Cities in America

The 5 Most Dangerous Cities in America

Although the coronavirus pandemic has lowered the rates of certain crimes across the country, some cities are still seeing spikes of theft or violent crime. Baltimore–which has long been considered one of the most dangerous cities in the United States–just announced that homicides are up. Dr. Tyrone Powers, a former …

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5 Smart Ways to Spend Your Stimulus Money

5 Smart Ways to Spend Your Stimulus Money

If you’ve gotten a coronavirus stimulus check recently, you might be tempted to blow it on fun stuff. But you’d be better off spending at least some of that money on purchases to keep you and your family safe. Investing in home or personal security is more important than ever. …

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You Could Earn $1000 for Binge-Watching True Crime

You Could Earn $1000 for Binge-Watching True Crime

MagellanTV just announced a dream opportunity for true crime fans. The docuseries streaming service will pay $1000 if you binge-watch 24 hours of true crime programming and then post about it on social media. Yes, You Can Get Paid for Watching True Crime Series Here’s what MagellanTV had to say …

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9 True Crime Dramas to Binge Right Now

9 True Crime Dramas to Binge Right Now

If you’re stuck inside and feeling anxious, true crime dramas can be oddly soothing. For some people, these tales of killers and thieves are a fun, relaxing way to unwind. Are you a true crime fan looking for your next fix? These are the best TV shows and podcasts to …

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Inside the World’s First-Ever Space Crime

Inside the World’s First-Ever Space Crime

While this story might not be “Tiger King” levels of wild, it’s still quite a ride. Jealousy, revenge and–yes–astronauts. Read on to learn more about the world’s first ever “space crime.” What Happened? Lt. Col Anne McClain is an astronaut and combat veteran, having flown combat missions in Iraq before …

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‘Zoombombing’ Isn’t a Prank, It’s a Federal Crime

‘Zoombombing’ Isn’t a Prank, It’s a Federal Crime

Zoom has become one of the most popular ways for people to stay in touch during the coronavirus pandemic. As an unprecedented number of people work–and socialize–from home, the video conferencing app is essential. But it isn’t all funny backgrounds and filters. Hackers have discovered an easy way to hijack …

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Serial Killer Found Dead in Prison

Serial Killer Found Dead in Prison

Lonnie Franklin Jr.–better known as the Grim Sleeper–was found dead in prison last week. The 67-year-old convicted serial killer murdered at least 10 women in California. The Grim Sleeper His serial killer moniker was coined by “LA Weekly” in 2008 after his earlier murders in the 80s were linked to …

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Surprising Ways COVID-19 Is Impacting Crime Rates in Major Cities

Surprising Ways COVID-19 Is Impacting Crime Rates in Major Cities

As cities like New York and San Francisco issue strict “shelter-in-place” orders, it might seem like a no-brainer that crime rates are falling. After all, people can’t go outside to do crimes, right? Well, there’s more to the story than that. Certain types of crime are trending way down–but others …

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