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Another Leakage of Personal Information From KT Corporation

Two hackers and a telemarketing firm CEO get arrested for the theft of 12 million KT Corp. customers’ personal information. Surnames of Kim and Chung had been hacking users’ personal information from KT since February 2013. KT is Korea’s second largest telecom service provider with about 16 million customers for their mobile, fixed-line telephone, and […]

Seoul to crackdown on businesses who rip off foreigners
Seoul to crackdown on businesses who rip off foreigners

Seoul’s Yeongdeungpo-gu District recently announced an extermination campaign to crackdown on businesses and services who rip off foreign tourists. The target areas consist of 3 sections: transportation, shopping, and restaurant/street stalls. Regarding the transportation section, the District is going to keep on a continuous crackdown on taxis who are overcharging foreigners and illegal call van […]

Foreign Teacher Raped in Seoul; Cigarette Butt Leads to Arrest
Foreign Teacher Raped in Seoul; Cigarette Butt Leads to Arrest

News is breaking?from various sources today about Seoul Police announcing details regarding the arrest of a Korean man who allegedly raped a Canadian female English teacher. Seocho-gu Police in Seoul announced today that they arrested a Korean male accused of raping a Canadian English teacher. According to the police, the man (only announced by his […]

Elementary school mourns death of vice principal at Apsan
Elementary school mourns death of vice principal at Apsan

According to police, the body of the vice principal of a Daegu elementary school was found 30m below a cliff off of a ridge of Apsan, last week. He had left his house to go climbing on the morning of Aug.22 and his family received a call from him from his cellphone that evening, where […]

School in Shock After Daylight Killing

A repairman in a provincial middle school killed his boss at the school in full view of the children. Cheonan Police in South Chungcheong Province on Thursday arrested the 38-year-old man identified by his surname Lee for killing his boss, a 52-year-old man identified as Kang. Lee, the school repairman, stabbed Kang, the head of […]

British Kindergarten Teacher Accused of Sexual Harassment

By Kang Shin-who Staff Reporter The parents of a four-year-old girl are accusing a British kindergarten teacher of having sexually molested her. “The teacher sexually harassed my daughter by kissing her on the lips and touching her teeth with his finger. My daughter disliked it very much. Other teachers including the principal at the kindergarten […]

Non-western foreigners busted for teaching English

From Korea Times By Park Si-soo Staff Reporter A group of illegal foreign residents from Middle East and African countries were apprehended Wednesday for teaching children English at 30 private language institutes in Seoul. The Korea Immigration Service said it had detained four Iranians, one Libyan and one Moroccan. The agency said the six had […]