FCC: Nearly Half The Calls You Receive This Year Will Be SpamNearly half the calls made to US cell phones in 2019 will be spam, according to a study by First Orion referenced in a Federal Communications Commission report Thursday.
Have You Seen This Man? Sacramento Man Wanted For Defrauding Truckee Businesses A Sacramento Man is actively wanted by Truckee Police after reportedly passing fraudulent checks to multiple local businesses in the city. 
Woman Behind Dixon, Vallejo Movie Studio Scam Ordered To Pay $3.6 millionA California woman has been ordered to pay more than $3.6 million in restitution after admitting that she scammed investors with claims she had Hollywood backing to build a movie studio complex in Northern California.
Calif. Attorney General: 32 People With Gang Ties Arrested In Connection With Fraud Scheme Across 13 CountiesAuthorities have arrested 32 suspected gang members accused of carrying out a fraud scheme that stole $1 million through hacking credit card terminals and merchant accounts at medical and dental businesses.
Former Kings Executive Jeff David Under Investigation On Fraud ChargesFormer Sacramento Kings executive Jeff David is under federal investigation for fraud connected to naming rights of the Golden 1 Center.
Police: Caretaker Wrote Herself Fraudulent Checks Worth Thousands Of DollarsDeputies said they searched Whitcomb's residence and recovered $5,000. 
Uber Drivers Accused Of 'Vomit Fraud' By Overcharged PassengersDrivers are being accused of "vomit fraud," as many of the Uber employees allegedly claim their passengers threw up in the car after being picked up from a night of partying.
Court Rules Feds Violated Privacy Law For Corinthian College StudentsA federal court has ruled that the Education Department violated privacy laws with regard to students defrauded by the Corinthian for-profit college chain.
Truck School Owner Got Illegal Driving Licenses For StudentsThe owner of Central Truck Driving School has pleaded guilty to conspiring with state employees to obtain driver's licenses for students who failed or did not take driving tests.
Burglar Collected Rent After Breaking Into Home, Police SayA burglar in Washington state has been charged with not only breaking into a vacationing family's home, but also renting it out to unsuspecting tenants.
Secret Service Warns Of Credit Card Chip Scheme, Report SaysThe U.S. Secret Service is reportedly warning banks about a new scam that is targeting the chips in credit cards sent through the mail.