Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Watch: Drunk losers swing old woman, video the abuse

Authorities in Romania are searching for the band of drunken young men in this video, who jeer with glee as one of them grabs an elderly woman by her clothes and swings her in circles as she screams in terror. The woman runs away, but at the prompting of his “droogs” the man stops flexing his muscles, runs after her, grabs her and does it again.

Drunk man swallows fork on a bet, winds up in ER

Radu Kalincesku, 25, was admitted to a hospital in Bacau, Romania, complaining of throat pain. Apparently, he failed to mention that he knew exactly why his esophagus was hurting — he ate a fork — maybe he was embarrassed, or maybe he was beginning to sober up.

Couple used homeless Romanians to commit complex fraud

A Romanian couple affiliated with spirit-channeling cult is accused of a $73-million tax fraud, and may have bilked a Washington winemaker

Man kills self, son, over malware threat on his computer

A man and his son were found dead with a note, “I received a warning [on my computer] that said I have to pay [$22,000] or go to prison for 11 years. … I don’t want Nicusor to suffer because of me…I can’t stand going to prison. I can’t.” The threat was bogus; generated by malware.

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