As legal officials entered the home of a criminal suspect, the individual in question threw a laptop containing potentially pertinent evidence out the window of a 12-story building. As a result, the laptop smashed into many pieces on the sidewalk. No matter; Kroll recovered photos, videos and e-mails.
3Deep Dive Drive
4Hold On to Your Horses
A horse riding tour ended abruptly with a fall. The rider was wearing a camera at the time of the accident, and while the rider got a clean bill of health, the memory card did not. The files were corrupted and could not be uploaded to the owner’s computer. After two other failed attempts, the photos were recovered.
8Its a Bird-Its a Plane-Its a Computer!
A businessman running late for a meeting made the mistake of placing his laptop on the roof of his car and drove off in a rush. As he turned a corner, the laptop flew through the air, crashing into a wall. Ontrack engineers were able to repair the broken drive and recover the individual’s laptop data.
9Look Out Below!
10A Game of Cat and USB
11A Photo Worth 1,000 Apologies
A customer reformatted an SD card by accident, erasing one particularly important photo. The photo in question was from a recent trip, where the customer helped capture a breath-taking scenic photo for a stranger, who forgot to bring a camera. The customer promised to e-mail the photo when the customer returned home. Kroll helped the customer keep their word.