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2-Year ID Theft Investigation Yields 86 Arrests; 25 More Sought 154 154

Posted by timothy
from the are-these-the-jerks-who-stole-mine? dept.
angry tapir writes with this bit from TechWorld: "Prosecutors call it the biggest identity theft bust in U.S. history. 111 bank tellers, retail workers, waiters and alleged criminals were charged with running a credit-card-stealing organization that stole more than $US13 million in less than a year-and-a-half. 'This is by far the largest — and certainly among the most sophisticated — identity theft/credit card fraud cases that law enforcement has come across,' the Queens County District Attorney's office said in a statement announcing the arrests."
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2-Year ID Theft Investigation Yields 86 Arrests; 25 More Sought

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