So if you were looking for archives of old deleted, expired, flagged or archived Craigslist ads, you can use Harmari Search for Craigslist. It is a repository of hundreds of millions of live and historic Craigslist ads, specially suited for investigative purposes. Typical investigative applications include law enforcement insurance fraud tax and revenue motor vehicle
Recent changes to the Craigslist site have a major impact on how effective investigators can search for fraudulent and suspicious activity on the site. Firstly, any phone numbers that are displayed in the content of the ad are hidden from view. The reader has to click “show contact info” for the phone number to appear.
Due to the frequent requests of our customers, we have completed two absolutely critical features for Web Identity Search Tool (WIST) for Facebook investigation. Unlock Friends List for 1 User Mutual match with 2 Facebook users has been around since WIST was created, but based on popular requests from our customers, we’ve added the ability
The phrase “revenue enhancement” is used by municipalities to describe the process of auditing existing businesses to find potential tax liabilities and collect on them. Some part of the phrase also implies looking for businesses that are not filing their business taxes to the municipality at all, yet still conducting business within the city. This
Below are some statistics generated from Craigslist autos ‘private sale’ ads where a VIN was provided, and the percentage of those VINs containing odometer discrepancies or invalid 17-digit VINs. Odometer discrepancy and invalid VIN data courtesy of Carfax. Craigslist raw data courtesy LTAS Technologies Inc LTAS is committed to the fight against odometer fraud. Contact
Following up on the tremendous success of last year’s curbstoning study, LTAS released new statistics today corresponding to the second-hand auto parts marketplace in the USA. Data was collected from Dec. 1, 2013 – Mar. 1, 2014 for “auto parts – by owner” category, and illegal auto parts vendors were calculated by looking for 10+
A recent study of ours on the percentage of phone numbers that are used for contact info on Craigslist that belong to a cellphone carrier is shown below. Typically at least 85% of the phone numbers used are a cellphone number. City Total phone numbers used Total cellular used Percentage New York 70 60 85.71%