Swat

03.29.19
'Call of Duty' swatter to serve 20 years in prison
03.29.19

'Call of Duty' swatter to serve 20 years in prison

Tyler Barriss swatted a man over a $1.50 bet in 'Call of Duty.'

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02.02.16
Politician rallying against SWATting falls victim herself
02.02.16

Politician rallying against SWATting falls victim herself

Congresswoman Katherine Clark says this only strengthens her resolve against the potentially deadly prank.

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08.04.15
Twitch bans streamer who faked his own swatting
08.04.15

Twitch bans streamer who faked his own swatting

What don't you do to celebrate getting 800k followers on Twitch? Fake getting arrested.

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01.21.15
GamerGate target starts online harassment prevention program
01.21.15

GamerGate target starts online harassment prevention program

Despite Twitter making it easier to report cyber harassment, its measures still fall woefully shor...

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11.07.14
Bungie executive swatted
11.07.14

Bungie executive swatted

An unnamed "high-up executive" at Destiny developer Bungie was visited by police officers and a she...

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10.13.14
SWAT app wants to help you keep a close eye on cops
10.13.14

SWAT app wants to help you keep a close eye on cops

After visiting Ferguson, Missouri recently, a pair of Georgetown students realized the need to acc...

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08.24.14
Hackers' bomb threat allegedly reroutes SOE's president's plane
08.24.14

Hackers' bomb threat allegedly reroutes SOE's president's plane

Hackers who implicated themselves in this weekend's PlayStation Network outage have apparently step...

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01.01.14
Hackers harass League of Legends livestreamer with DDoS attacks and police calls
01.01.14

Hackers harass League of Legends livestreamer with DDoS attacks and police calls

A vendetta against a livestreamer has caused real-world havoc. A user or group identifying itself a...

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08.29.11
PAX 2011: On the (re)starting line with APB: Reloaded
08.29.11

PAX 2011: On the (re)starting line with APB: Reloaded

There's nothing like a car crash to slow down traffic as everyone rubbernecks at someone else's m...

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