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# Extortion

This year
New crime statistics show that robbery and hijacking incidents have risen
All time
French footballer Pogba's brother charged in extortion case
Seven men arrested by gardaí in Cavan extortion plot released without charge
People warned not to fall for sextortion scam as criminals 'view pandemic as opportunity'
Two men arrested suspected of extorting builders in Limerick city
'I wasn't aware of it': Tánaiste denies knowing protection money was being paid to criminals on construction sites
Two people released following arrests in Sligo over illegal money lending
Man with intellectual disabilities loses control of income after spending money on dating sites
People are joining Isis because they're desperate for money...
Fake reporter threatened to put sex offender “beside Larry Murphy” in newspaper
Ever take a 'sensitive' photo of yourself? You could be at risk of sextortion
Nigerian gang blackmailed teen who took his own life
Blackmailers jailed after claiming to be from the UVF to extort 'drug money'
Faustino Asprilla forced to flee Colombia after gang's death threats
How many small businesses have been victims of crime?
Column: The two sides of bitcoin – is this virtual currency a boon or a threat?
Peter Casey
Mexico captures boss of vicious Zetas drug cartel
Online sexual predators increasingly using blackmail and threats against children
Dutch Heineken kidnapper 'The Nose' arrested for extortion
Whitney Houston's FBI file uncovers alleged extortion attempt
EU law to change to guard against 'predatory' directory ad scams
Two due to appear in court in Cavan over alleged extortion
Two men arrested over alleged extortion
Stevie Wonder's nephew and woman charged with attempted extortion
Crime costs for small businesses increasing - survey
Brazilian police suspected of 30 murders
Man planned to abduct and electrocute a former lawyer - and blame his cat
Australian teen 'relieved' at hoax collar bomb arrest
Bomb chained around Sydney teenager's neck 'was an elaborate hoax'
Sydney teenager successfully freed from ‘bomb collar’
Robberies, extortion and hijacking up 28%
Pubs paying €1,000 a month to dissidents, claims RIRA member
Charges dropped in John Travolta extortion case