All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘swatting’

Anderson Cooper “Swatted”, No Suspects In Custody

Anderson Cooper has been the latest victim of “swatting”–an illegal prank in which someone makes a false 911 call and sends police to a random home–and investigators don’t have any leads. The incident happened last month at Cooper’s Hamptons home, making it the first time the prank has been pulled outside of L.A. Last year, several celebrities were targeted, including …

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Boy Admits Kutcher Prank, May be Connected to Others

Back in December 2012, Los Angeles police arrested an unnamed juvenile in connection with prank 911 calls that sent police to the homes of Ashton Kutcher and Justin Bieber. That person was later released by police, who continued to investigate the incidents. Today, CBS News is reporting that a 12-year-old boy has admitted to sending police to the home of …

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Miley Cyrus Home Descended Upon By L.A. Police

Miley Cyrus hasn’t really left the headlines in the past year or two; between her many tattoos, her love life (engaged to “Hunger Games” star Liam Hemsworth), and her racy red-carpet outfits, the media can’t get enough of her. And it would seem that someone wants to keep it that way. Cyrus was recently the victim of a “swatting“, which …

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