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MCCAW CELLULAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC./CELLULAR ONE HOSTS CELLULAR FRAUD SEMINAR

LAW ENFORCEMENT AND PUBLIC OFFICIALS LEARN NEW INVESTIGATION TECHNIQUES
 PITTSBURGH, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- McCaw Cellular Communications, Inc./Cellular One will host a daylong seminar on cellular fraud on Tuesday, Oct. 5, the company said today.
 Over 100 law enforcement and public officials will attend the session, which focuses on the nature of cellular fraud, techniques for its investigation and the role cellular fraud investigation plays in solving other crimes.
 The seminar will be conducted by Dennis Walters, a security consultant to the Cellular Telephone Industry Association (CTIA). Roseanne DeMaria, chief of Organized Crime Narcotics Bureau for the New York County District Attorney's Office, will be the keynote speaker. DeMaria will focus on the correlation between cellular fraud investigations and complex money altered phones, tracing and locating cellular phones, new methods in taps and traces and how computers are used in phone counterfeiting. Additional semio?pics include: cellular fraud as a big business, what cellular carriers can provide to law enforcers and legal issues surrounding cellular fraud.
 "Cellular fraud is costing the cellular industry approximately $300 million per year," said Paula McWilliams, manager of external affairs for the northeast region of McCaw Cellular Communications, Inc./Cellular One, based in Pittsburghe?llular One, we are committed to working with members of the law enforcement community, establishing partnership to proactively address the far-reaching effects of cellular fraud.
 For further information on cellular fraud, please contact McWilliams at 412-427-9268.
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 /CONTACT: Paula McWilliams, manager, external affairs, of McCaw Cellular Communications, Inc./Cellular One, 412-427-9268/


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