|Global piracy decreasing but hotspots remain deadly|
London, 31 October 2006
A recent study conducted by the ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB), notes that reported piracy attacks world-wide are on the decline. Statistics documented in the latest edition of the Kuala Lumpur-based organization’s report "Piracy and Armed Robbery Against Ships" found that the number of attacks through to the end of the 3rd quarter 2006 decreased to 174. This is 31 less attacks than the 205 that occurred in the first three quarters of 2005.
|ICC Commercial Crime Services celebrates 25 years of crime fighting|
London, 20 September 2006
This month ICC Commercial Crime Services (CCS) celebrates 25 years of combating commercial crime.
Starting out as an ambitious experiment hoping to curb one particular type of commercial crime, CCS has grown dramatically since first opening its doors on 1 January 1981.
|Nigerian based financial fraud linked to British computers|
London, 12 September 2006
BBC investigators have discovered that the hard drives from many recycled British computers are turning up in Nigeria, a country notorious for financial fraud and identity theft.
|New IMB service helps seafarers pinpoint piracy attacks|
London, 30 August 2006
Sea captains and ship owners whose vessels must travel through piracy hotspots have a new tool to help them prepare their voyage. The International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau (IMB) has launched an online piracy map which gives users a visual on the nature and location of attacks to help them better understand and track incidents.
|FIB expert testimony confirms financial frauds|
London, 21 August 2006
|Decline in piracy attacks slows down, says IMB.|
London, 25 July 2006
|NASDAQ company stung by investment fraud operation|
London, 24 June 2006
|IMB releases latest piracy statistics|
London, 3 May 2006
|New trading frauds threaten banks and buyers|
London, 24 April 2006
|FIB expert witness testimony helps jail fraudsters|
London, 28 March 2006