Experts warn of ‘epidemic’ of bugging devices used by stalkers

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’1′][/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] More funding and legal powers are needed for police to stop a surge of stalkers using eavesdropping devices to spy on victims, experts have warned. By[nbsp_tc]James Hockaday[nbsp_tc]for Metro.co.uk [nbsp_tc] [/text_tc][spacer_tc pixels=’15’][/spacer_tc][image_tc url=’https://www.shapestones.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/5.png’ timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′ target=’_self’][/image_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] [nbsp_tc] Firms paid to detect the bugs say they’re finding more and more of the devices which are readily available on online…

Why Do Ordinary People Commit Acts of Espionage?

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] Political ideology and money serve as motivators for some people to commit acts of espionage, but they’re not the only factors involved. By Jerad W. ALEXANDER [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] In mid-July, 2018, Mariia Butina, a 29-year-old assistant to the Russian central bank and long-time Vladimir Putin ally Alexander Torshin, was arrested in Washington, D.C., on a charge of “conspiracy to act as an agent of…

Navy veteran raped schoolgirl and planted hidden camera

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] Scott Forbes plied a 14-year-old girl with alcohol during sex attacks in Edinburgh. A former serviceman raped a schoolgirl and sexually assaulted another underage girl[nbsp_tc] By[nbsp_tc]STV [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] Scott Forbes also placed a hidden camera in another victim’s bedroom and recorded footage of her while she was naked and getting dressed. Jailing him for nine years on Monday, a judge told Forbes, 49, that…

Pervert landlord watched tenants having sex and made 180 videos of naked women after installing hidden cameras

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] Paul Dunster, 59, from Portsmouth in Hampshire, would also watch his tenants showering and made films of his unsuspecting victims over a 10 year period By Danya Bazaraa [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] A pervert landlord watched his tenants having sex and showering after planting hidden cameras in their rooms, a[nbsp_tc]court[nbsp_tc]heard. Paul Dunster, 59, made a staggering 183 videos of unsuspecting naked women who rented rooms from…

Former NASCAR driver must pay ex-wife $1 for secret recordings in bedroom, jury rules

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] A jury awarded the ex-wife of former NASCAR driver Greg Biffle $1 for secretly recording her in her bedroom and bathroom for two years, the woman’s lawyer told The Charlotte Observer on Monday night. BY JOE MARUSAK [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] Greg Biffle’s actions “were found to be an unlawful invasion of privacy,” Nicole Biffle’s lawyer, Amy Simpson, told the Observer in a reply email seeking…

‘Sly’ Osteopath filmed sex with patient using hidden camera at Liverpool practice

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] Michael George Hammond avoided jail today – but not before his behaviour was branded ‘disgraceful’ By[nbsp_tc]Tom Molloy & Liam Thorp [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] A ‘deceitful and sly’ Osteopath who filmed a sexual act with one of his patients using a hidden camera has avoided jail. Michael George Hammond recorded the act using a camera hidden inside a pen on a shelf at his Liverpool practice…

Creepy hostel owner caught using remote-controlled cameras hidden inside shampoo bottles to film women in the shower – and then put the clips on porn sites

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] New Zealand man pleaded guilty to charges related to secretly filming guests[nbsp_tc][br_tc]The court heard the man would film female guests at his homestay property[nbsp_tc][br_tc]He would put hidden cameras in shampoo bottles and upload footage[nbsp_tc]online[nbsp_tc] By[nbsp_tc]ADAM MCCLEERY [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] A[nbsp_tc]New Zealand[nbsp_tc]man has pleaded guilty to secretly filming female guests while they showered at his homestay property by using cameras hidden in shampoo bottles.[nbsp_tc] The Hawke’s…

Creepy cab driver used hidden camera to secretly film under clothes of passengers

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] Cops only discovered the covert device after raiding David Whitehead’s home in connection with vile child sex abuse images. By David Meikle [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] A taxi driver who installed a hidden camera to film under the clothing of unsuspecting passengers has been jailed for 22 months. David Whitehead, 53, set up the covert device in a twisted bid to record members of the public…

Camouflaged camera used to spy on neighbours

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] A man who used a hidden camera to secretly film his neighbours has been convicted of harassment. by Ryan Nugent [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] Thomas Kelly (66), of 14 Weirview, Lucan, Dublin, covered a camera in camouflage netting and pointed it to the rear of a neighbour’s house. Mr Kelly claimed in court he was using the camera for security, to monitor property boundaries, and to…

Spy camera fury: Staff walk out after discovering hidden lenses in Glasgow shop

[section_tc][column_tc span=’12’][h_tc type=’2′] STAFF at a city center health food store have gone on strike after discovering secret cameras in rooms where staff changed, just four weeks after opening. Exclusive by[nbsp_tc]Niall Christie [/h_tc][text_tc timing=’linear’ trigger_pt=’0′ duration=’1000′ delay=’0′] Workers at Harvest Stores, some under 18, were horrified and alerted[nbsp_tc]police[nbsp_tc]after findings the lenses hidden in a network modem and air detector. The Union Street store, which has been closed since Monday’s walk…

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