A Move To Make "Swatting" A Federal CrimeDelaware County Republican Pat Meehan's bill would impose fines and jail time, up to life if someone dies in a swatting incident.
Bill In New Jersey Would Toughen Penalties For SwattingPeople convicted of calling authorities with false reports to get SWAT teams called to the scene could get up to 10 years in prison under a bill that advanced Monday in a legislative committee.
Police Investigating After 'Swatting' Incident At QVC HeadquartersWest Goshen police tell Eyewitness News that they responded to a report of a person with a gun inside the building holding hostages.
New Legislation Being Pushed To Curb "Swatting" In New JerseyA New Jersey lawmaker is renewing his push for a law to increase penalties against those who target video gamers. There have been three recent cases in New Jersey where suspects reportedly have sent police to their homes on false pretenses.