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Smart technology is attracting increasing attention as more and more people [from different age groups] are falling victim to cyber extortion.
Col Al Ajel pointed out that online patrols are working round the clock and detecting 18-20 cyber extortion crimes every month.
Killid spoke to chief commander Aminullah Amin who admits that extortion is a problem, but he claims the situation on the highways is better than before.
Intelligence chief in the Herat Police Headquarters Nayeem Ghoyour says many police men against whom there were complaints of extortion are being investigated.
As per the reports these militants groups in these extortion cases are operating from the areas of Laylpura and Purchao in Afghanistan.
The general modus operandi in extortion cases is that after the demand call from the extortionists, they place an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in front of the target house or workplace in order to intimidate and pressurize the victim to extort money.
A fact-finding committee has been formed to investigate the alleged extortion activities in the wake of a written complaint from the Saudi Embassy in Manila.
Orangi Town police arrested three accused involved in money extortion and street crimes while other police parties held 17 suspects from Sohrab Goth, and Bismillah Market.
The problems of breadth did not arise from extortion by force, violence, or fear, but instead from the clause that was an afterthought.
He said, through the letter, the criminals threatened him with dire consequences if he failed to pay up the extortion money soon.
They are operating with different motives like collecting illegal tax, extortion and killings.
The general modus operandi in extortion cases is that after the demand call from the extortionists, they place an IED in front of the target house or workplace in order to intimidate and pressurize the victim to extort money.