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Alabama Man Charged In Government-Computer Scam

A federal grand jury has indicted an Alabama man in an alleged 10-year scam involving surplus federal computers. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of Illinois reported Wednesday that the indictment accuses 50-year-old Steven Mays of defrauding the federal “Computers for Learning” program. The General Services Administration program transfers computers and related equipment that the government doesn’t need…

Dozens Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

Dozens of people from Alabama and Georgia have been arrested on child exploitation charges including one person from the river region. The arrests come after a joint operation between authorities in Alabama and Georgia. In all, 31 people were taken into custody, including 11 in Alabama. The following is the official press release from the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency: ‘Operation…