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Andover Teen Pleads in SWATing Case

Essex County DA's Office
An Andover, Massachusetts 17 year old has pleaded guilty after being tried for a number of SWATing incidents across the country. After an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Homeland Security, the Joint Terrorism Task Force, and multiple State Police agencies. The teen is accused of leading...
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NY Senator Introduces SWATing Bill

Seal of US Senate
Charles Schumer, a senator from New York, has introduced legislation that would increase the fines for false calls into emergency centers and allow local agencies to access help from federal assets to prosecute offenders. The legislation is intended to combat the rising trend in “SWATing” where offenders call...
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