Part 1: Introduction and Cases of Crime Control Using ICT The Ghana Police Service has been overwhelmed with the upsurge of armed robbery cases in different parts of the country. The police themselves have been attacked on few occasions especially in recent times and in all those cases, they were
From about 2015, there has been talk of a national switchover of television viewing from analog to digital with deadlines missed severally in 2016 and 2017 and now virtually in 2018 with a new time table of switch over. In summary, Digital Terrestrial Transmission abbreviated DTT is a technological evolution
The growth of social media platforms in the last decade has changed the way people interact with one another. However, the use of these media has also created new opportunities for individuals and organizations to deceive social media users. Deception on social media continues to be a major concern and
Smart Forest Ghana’s total land area is at 22,754,000 square hectors while total area covered by our forest is 5,517,000 square hectors representing 24.25% as at 2005 according to data published by the mongaby.com. However the statistics keep dropping due to various factors that affect our forest thus causing fast
Introduction A SIM box fraud is a setup in which fraudsters install SIM boxes with multiple low-cost prepaid SIM cards. The fraudster then can terminate international calls through local phone numbers in the respective country to make it appear as if the call is a local call. This way fraudsters
Introduction Cybercrime and cyber-fraud activities are on the rise in recent times. SIM Box fraud is just one of the ways cyber fraudsters earn quick money. It has become a very important area of cybercrime in the telecommunications sector in Ghana. This article touches on the nature of SIM Box
In this present technological age where almost every single organization seems to be reliant, to an extent, on technology and telecommunications, it is not a case of ‘if’ a cyber security breach will occur but rather a matter of ‘when’. As businesses and organizations such as banks, small and medium
SIM stands for Subscriber Identity Module. SIM card registration is the process of recording and verifying mobile phone number/s and personal information of a subscriber, by a communications service provider. Such information includes the subscriber’s photograph, name, date of birth, gender, residential address and other details of valid identification documents.