Gunman in Yoga Studio Killings Raised Red Flags That Were Missed, U.S. Says

Scott P. Beierle had a history of “misogynistic extremism” before shooting six women in Tallahassee, Fla., in 2018, killing two, according to a Secret Service analysis.

#assaults, #beierle-scott-paul-d-2018, #cheerleaders, #florida, #fraternities-and-sororities, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #secret-service, #sexual-harassment, #stalking-crime, #tallahassee-fla, #women-and-girls, #yoga

TikTok Star Ava Majury Discovers the Dark Side of Fame

Their daughter’s online venture plunged a Florida family into a nightmare, but they decided not to pull the plug.

#facebook-inc, #instagram-inc, #meta-platforms-inc, #murders-attempted-murders-and-homicides, #social-media, #stalking-crime, #teenagers-and-adolescence, #tiktok-bytedance

I Used Apple AirTags, Tiles and a GPS Tracker to Watch My Husband’s Every Move

A vast location-tracking network is being built around us so we don’t lose our keys: One couple’s adventures in the consumer tech surveillance state.

#airtag, #android-operating-system, #apple-inc, #bluetooth-wireless-technology, #computers-and-the-internet, #global-positioning-system, #iphone, #landairsea, #mobile-applications, #privacy, #stalking-crime, #tile-inc

Are Apple AirTags Being Used to Track People and Steal Cars?

Privacy groups sounded alarms about the coin-sized location-tracking devices when they were introduced. Now people are concerned those fears are being realized.

#airtags, #apple-inc, #computers-and-the-internet, #electronic-frontier-foundation, #iphone, #los-angeles-calif, #privacy, #stalking-crime, #turo-inc

Is Our True-Crime Obsession Doing More Harm Than Good?

Stories about real-life murders are everywhere — and some think it’s rotting our brains.

#crime-and-criminals, #debatable, #serial-radio-program, #serial-murders, #stalking-crime

How to Find ‘Stalkerware’ on Your Devices

These spyware apps record your conversations, location and everything you type, all while camouflaged as a calculator or calendar.

#android-operating-system, #apple-inc, #calculators, #computer-security, #computers-and-the-internet, #content-type-service, #data-mining-and-database-marketing, #domestic-violence, #google-inc, #iphone, #mobile-applications, #privacy, #smartphones, #software, #stalking-crime

House Renews Landmark Domestic Violence Bill, but Obstacles Wait in Senate

The House vote was bipartisan, but many Republicans object to new gun restrictions on domestic abusers that could complicate Senate passage.

#biden-joseph-r-jr, #democratic-party, #domestic-violence, #elections-house-of-representatives, #gun-control, #house-of-representatives, #law-and-legislation, #republican-party, #stalking-crime, #trump-donald-j, #violence-against-women-act-1994, #women-and-girls

Ken Kurson, a Trump Family Ally, is Arrested on Cyberstalking Charge

Ken Kurson, a close friend of the president’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, was arrested in connection with incidents stemming from his divorce.

#crime-and-criminals, #federal-bureau-of-investigation, #kurson-ken, #kushner-jared, #new-york-observer, #stalking-crime, #trump-donald-j

Inside eBay’s Cockroach Cult: The Ghastly Story of a Stalking Scandal

“People are basically good” was eBay’s founding principle. But in the deranged summer of 2019, prosecutors say, a campaign to terrorize a blogger crawled out of a dark place in the corporate soul.

#cyberharassment, #ebay-inc, #movies, #science-and-technology, #silicon-valley-calif, #stalking-crime, #wenig-devin-n

Kansas Candidate Who Admitted to Revenge Porn Is Back in the Race

Aaron Coleman, 19, had said he was dropping out of the race after winning the Democratic primary election for a Kansas House seat by 14 votes. Now he wants back in.

#coleman-aaron, #ethics-and-official-misconduct, #kansas, #legislatures-and-parliaments, #stalking-crime, #state-legislatures, #united-states-politics-and-government

Ex-eBay Workers Sent Critics Live Roaches and a Mask of a Bloody Pig Face, U.S. Says

Six former employees of the site sent threatening messages and deliveries to a couple after the e-commerce newsletter they published wrote about a lawsuit involving eBay.

#computers-and-the-internet, #cyberharassment, #e-commerce, #ebay-inc, #newsletters, #stalking-crime, #suits-and-litigation-civil, #threats-and-threatening-messages, #wenig-devin-n