June 03, 2013 | SC Media

Print Issue: June 03, 2013

2 minutes on: Swatting the “swatters”

A recent wave of a vicious prank known as “swatting,” in which mischief-makers call 9-1-1 and use special equipment to make it appear as if their phone number is coming from the home of the person they are targeting, is generating nationwide attention.