Learn proactive measures on how to protect yourself, your family, and your business.
If you believe you have been victimized - STOP all further communications with the suspect, DO NOT notify the suspect you intend to contact authorities, and DO NOT delete any data.
Internet Safety Basics
An overview of basic Internet and electronic device safety recommendations to better secure your online accounts and harden access to your home WiFi.
Crimes Against Children
Crimes against children involve violations such as child sex trafficking, sexual exploitation, and the possession or distribution of child sexual abuse material.
A form of extortion that has drastically increased in recent years, "sextortion" involves extorting an individual (often financially) by threatening to release pornographic or revealing content of the intended victim.
Identity Theft & Fraud
Cyber criminals are using a broad range of tactics to scam individuals of their money and Personal Identifying Information (PII). It is estimated that nearly one-third of US citizens have been a victim of identity theft.
Commonly referred to as "hacking", the Task Force has seen an increase in small and mid-size local businesses being targeted by ransomeware and other network compromise events.