Woman pleads guilty to identity theft

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Friend’s name, Social Security number used in bankruptcy to recover car TEXARKANA — A Malvern woman who tricked a lawyer into filing bankruptcy under another woman’s name and Social Security number so she could keep her car pleaded guilty in federal…

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Oklahoma Computer hacker pleads guilty in Texas case

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans An Oklahoma City man faces up to 10 years in prison for a computer hacking attempt targeting a cybersecurity company. Benjamin Earnest Nichols remains free on bond pending sentencing in federal court in Dallas. The 37-year-old Nichols pleading guilty Tuesday to…

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Police union leader pleads not guilty to child abuse

The president of Albuquerque’s police union pleaded not guilty to child abuse and intimidation of a witness charges during her first appearance in court Saturday morning. Stephanie Lopez, who has been released from jail after posting a $5,000 cash-only bond, entered the plea in an appearance in Bernalillo County Metropolitan…

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Coach pleads no contest to child porn charges

A former youth basketball coach has pleaded no contest to some serious charges. Former coach and organizer for the Rhode Island Hawks Basketball program, Jason Elliot was arrested in 2013. The program sponsors teams for boys in grades 5 through 12. He was sentenced to two years in prison and…

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