Crime and Punishment

‘Here Your Stuff Back:’ Burglars Return Computers and Leave Note That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

The note. (Photo: Candy Stallings)

In what sounds like something straight out of an old episode of Oprah, a group of burglars returned their loot after they found out it was stolen from a nonprofit’s office.

Last week, thieves ransacked the San Bernardino County Sexual Assault Services office by descending through the ceiling and collected several computers, monitors and a laptop. Read More

This Happened

Computer Glitch Sends Entire School to Detention

(Photo: Fanpop)

If The Breakfast Club taught us anything, it’s that anyone–even the popular girl and the nerd!–can land in detention. It’s highly unlikely, however, that an entire school would be sent to detention simultaneously, no matter how Mean Girls they get.

But that’s exactly what happened at a secondary school in Nelson, New Zealand, when a computer glitch accidentally sent out text messages to the parents of almost every student notifying them that their child had to report to detention. Read More