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Hello !
Every now and then I will GOOGLE myself as a precaution to see if there are no negative comments posted about me on the internet. I hasten to add that I have a perfectly clean reputation but always want to be a bit cautious especially in this internet world.
From time-to-time I go to a website called DIRTCH !  Unfortunately, the fact that I visit this website wound up on a GOOGLE search with my name.  Should I be concerned ?!  Somehow it got cached........I was horrified !  Then I went and actually logged in my name and the search NO RESULTS and wrote that 'I'm an Angel' (their words !) and that my record is clean.  Still, I am not at all happy that my name was listed just for visiting the website.  I did email them but don't know if I will receive a reply.
Again, is this something that will come back and haunt me ?!
Thanks !

Good Morning,

I would not worry about it. Unless you are being told this is affecting you somehow, its not really that big of a deal is it? For something on the internet to harm you, it has to affect you some how, and since this is not, then no worries.

Be well and stay safe.

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Chris Wagoner


I investigate all the "worst of the web" types of crimes and scams in addition to being very familiar with e-mail phishing, web page scams and other Internet hoaxs and scams. I have worked in the "arm-pit" of the Internet for years and can help explain any of these areas or issues to you. I am a police Commander that conducts Computer Crime Investigations at the Local, State and Federal level. I have investigated all most any kind of crime with which or which involved a computer and the internet, from murders, kidnappings, extortion, drug dealing and more. I can answer questions concerning Computer Forensics (the art of recovering information from a suspects computer), Computer Crime Investigations and Internet Investigations. I can answer questions on almost any crime in which a computer is used. I am a Federally Court Certified Expert in Computer Crime and Computer Forensics. I have worked in both Facebook and MySPace, also in Peer to Peer investigations. In addition I can answer questions concerning child predators and how to make your children safer on-line. I teach Computer Forensics, Internet Investigations, Peer to Peer Investigations and other computer crime related subjects for several colleges and the Institute of Police Technology and Management.


I conduct computer crime investigations in conjunction with the F.B.I., Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, Gainesville Police Department, and University of Florida Police Department, Levi County Sheriff’s Office, Starke Police Department and other agencies in the North Florida Court District. I provide the forensic data recovery services for those agencies as well as internet tracing and information gathering. I am a Federal Court Certified Expert in Computer Crime Investigations and Forensics. I teach Computer Forensics for the University of North Florida, Institute of Police Technology and Management. I also teach Computer Crime courses for Tallahassee Community College, Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Training Center. Associate Instructor; teach Computer Crime courses thorough out the world for IPTM. Presently Teach Cyber Crime Investigations, Computer Crime Investigations and Computer Forensic Data Recovery Course.

2 degrees in Criminal Justice

Awards and Honors
Awarded the FBI Directors Award for assisting the FBI in a National Computer Crime Investigation. Awarded Dec 2002

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