Tagged With Swatting

Instagram chief Adam Mosseri and his family have reportedly been targeted by multiple 'swatting' calls, drawing armed police to their homes in San Francisco and New York


The 16-year-old 'Fortnite' player who won $3 million at the Fortnite World Cup was 'swatted' during a stream


A 'Call of Duty' player who tricked police in a fatal 'swatting' incident has been sentenced to 20 years in prison



A Facebook executive was the victim of a hoax claiming he had shot his wife and taken his children hostage


A 25-year-old self-described 'swatter' has been charged with making a bomb threat that forced the FCC to evacuate during a net-neutrality vote


A man was sentenced to 2 years in prison for 'swatting' 20 people



A hacker is waging war against Mumsnet and has 'swatted' its founder


Teenage hacker arrested for stalking and 'swatting' female gamers who turned him down


Everything you need to know about 'swatting,' the dangerous so-called 'prank' of calling a SWAT team on someone