Interpol

Hackers Are Using A 'Secret Code' To Empty ATMs

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Tech

A major security flaw has been found in the world's ATM machines which allows hackers to plant a piece of software that then gives them unlimited acce...

Beauty Queen Kidnapped Aged 4 Reunited With Real Mother 16 Years Later

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK

A 20-year-old beauty queen, who was kidnapped and sold for a pair of gold earrings when she was aged four, has been reunited with her family. Olga...

World Cup... Prime Time for Cybercrime

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Sport
Eric Ehrmann

With World Cup mania underway fans everwhere need to keep track of their smartphone. Cybercrime has become a pandemic and smartphone theft is where it all begins.

'Sextortion' Gang Linked To Scottish Boy's Suicide Arrested In Philippines

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Tech

Police in the Philippines have arrested more than 60 people accused of blackmailing thousands of people online after convincing them to have cybersex ...

Consensus Builds for Interpol Reform

Alex Tinsley | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Politics
Alex Tinsley

It is unsurprising to see PACE, which brings together all these countries (along with the US and Canada as observers), taking an interest in the issue. Able to speak on behalf of all the key countries - both those generating exiles and those giving them refuge - it is well placed to inform INTERPOL of the risks and recommend appropriate reforms.

Police Arrest First Of 'Unlucky 13' Criminals

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK

On Thursday morning Michael McCartney was dubbed one of the 'unlucky 13'. A hard-nosed criminal who was put in a rogues' gallery of offenders police w...

The Case for Cyber Capacity Building

Victoria Woodbine | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech
Victoria Woodbine

The UK's National Cyber Security Strategy aims to increase the scale and impact of these efforts by building resilience globally and assisting those countries that lack the infrastructure and expertise to protect their cyberspace, while also working to ensure cyberspace supports innovation, economic growth and social benefits.

Interpol Red Notices and the Rights of Refugees

Alex Tinsley | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK Politics
Alex Tinsley

As the recent cases of Sayed Abdel Latif and Mukhtar Ablyazov have showed, the increasing recourse to Interpol's systems is having a dramatic impact upon the institution of asylum, leaving some important unanswered questions about how Red Notices affect refugees.

Petr Silaev and the Abuse of Interpol

Jago Russell | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK
Jago Russell

This week Fair Trials has called on Interpol to stop its networks being used to pursue Petr Silaev. But this alone is not enough. Petr has already suffered arrest and detention and his case is only the tip of the iceberg. Interpol needs to look again at its systems so that it can weed out abuses before the damage is done.

Police 'Hunt Six British Cleaners Working In Portugal When Madeleine McCann Disappeared'

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK

Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are reportedly trying to trace six British cleaners who were working in the same area when ...

Madeleine McCann News: Cypriot Police Alert Interpol Over 'Sighting In Ayia Napa'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK

Police in Cyprus say they have reported a possible sighting of Madeleine McCann to Interpol. Information about the sighting was given to police on...

'Ghost Shell' Hackers Leak 1.6 Million Logins From FBI, Nasa And Interpol

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Tech

A hacker group known as Ghost Shell have posted what they claim to be 1.6 million login names, passwords and email addresses from the FBI, Nasa and In...

Teacher Jeremy Forrest 'Would Have Remained Anonymous Under New Law'

PA | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK

Jeremy Forrest, the married teacher missing with his teenage pupil, might not have been identified under a new law that comes into force next week. ...

Are Interpol Searching For Missing Megan?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Confusion reigned today over how intensely the search for runaway schoolgirl Megan Stammers and her teacher was being conducted on the Continent. S...

Luka Rocco Magnotta, 'Cannibal' Porn Star Murder Suspect In Pictures

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK

SEE ALSO: 'Naked Miami Cannibal Attack' In Pictures (GRAPHIC IMAGES)Luka Rocco Magnotta, 'Cannibal' Porn Star Murder Suspect Extradited To Canada (P...

'Cannibal' In Cuffs: Luka Rocco Magnotta Extradited To Canada

PA/Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK

Luka Rocco Magnotta is escorted from a Canadian military plane to a waiting van on Monday in Mirabel, Quebec A Canadian porn actor suspected in t...

Porn Star Fugitive Wanted In Body Parts Mystery Told Sun 'He Couldn't Stop Killing'

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

London police were warned about the behaviour of a porn star actor and suspected killer six months before he allegedly murdered a lover and sent the b...

Anonymous Hacks Interpol Site After 25 Arrests

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Tech

Anonymous hackers appear to have brought down Interpol's website immediately following 25 arrest of the hacking organisation's affiliates members. ...

Executing Arrest Warrants: Interpol, the UN and the Death Penalty

Damon Barrett | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK Politics
Damon Barrett

Last Friday, Malaysian Police confirmed the arrest of Hamza Kashgari, a journalist wanted by Saudi Arabia for insulting the Prophet Mohamed on Twitter...

Breast Implant Scandal: Interpol Hunt French Company Boss

PA | Posted 24.12.2011 | UK

Interpol has issued an arrest warrant for the boss of the French breast implant company at the centre of an international health scare. Jean-Claude...

Gaddfi's Son 'Tried To Flee To Mexico'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK

Mexico claims to have foiled a plot to smuggle one of Colonel Gaddafi's sons into the country. Government secretary Alejandro Poire said Mexican in...

Kalashnikovs And A Jewel Heist: Have The Pink Panther Gang Struck Again?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2011 | UK

Four masked men armed with Kalashnikovs murdered a jeweller in an upmarket store in Cannes, leading to fears that the notrious international jewel thi...

Murder Hunt For Irishman Who Faked His Death

PA | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK

Investigators are offering a "substantial" reward for help to track down an Irishman who faked his own death after the murder of a young art student. ...

Colonel Gaddafi's Son Saadi Granted Asylum In Niger

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK

Colonel Gaddafi's son Saadi has been granted asylum by Niger on humanitarian grounds, the country's president has confirmed. Saadi escaped over the...

Mystery Of English-Speaking Boy Found Living In German Woods

Olivia Williams | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK

Police in Berlin are attempting to identify an English-speaking teenager who arrived in Berlin, saying that he had spent the last five years living in...