Officials believe there could be up to 500 victims, going back as far as 2012.
On Sep 6, 2018 by Alex Dalbey
He allegedly threatened to physically harm the teen if he didn't have sex with him.
On Feb 20, 2018 by Samantha Grasso
The offenses all took place on the internet.
On Dec 1, 2017 by Kris Seavers
Users must pay $400 to have their images appear on third-party websites.
On Jul 5, 2017 by Phillip Tracy
He threatened to burn down homes and send gangs if they didn't comply.
On May 5, 2017 by Ana Valens
The group isn't done extorting Netflix and others to keep their content offline.
On Apr 29, 2017 by Samantha Grasso
Pay up—or have your friends do it.
On Dec 13, 2016 by David Gilmour
U.K. police say cases involving this new form of blackmail have doubled.
On Nov 30, 2016 by David Gilmour
If you get one of these emails, the FBI doesn't want you to pay up.
On Jun 2, 2016 by Eric Geller
With one report estimating that a single type of ransomware has cost $325 million, the stakes are high.
On May 10, 2016 by Eric Geller
Ford gained access to at least 450 email accounts.
On Dec 13, 2015 by Joey Keeton
The lesson here? Don't watch porn on apps that you don't completely trust.
On Sep 7, 2015 by Selena Larson