Dozens Arrested In $300M Phone Scam Targeting California Seniors, OthersSixty people have been charged in a widespread magazine telemarketing scam that authorities say netted $300 million from more than 150,000 elderly and vulnerable people nationwide, the U.S. attorney's office in Minnesota announced Wednesday.
Scammers Posing As Sutter Health Employees To Obtain Customers' Banking, Credit Card InformationSutter Health is warning its customers about a scam where people are posing as employees of the company in order to get personal information.
Elk Grove Police Looking To Identify Suspects Who Scammed Elderly Woman Out Of MoneyElk Grove police are looking to identify two suspects who reportedly scammed an elderly person out of a large sum of money in January.
California Man Accused Of Hawking Fake Coronavirus Cure ArrestedThe FBI has arrested a Southern California man who officials said falsely claimed to have developed a cure for the coronavirus and solicited investments in a company he said would market the medication, federal prosecutors said.
Roseville Cab Driver Stops Elderly Woman From Being Scammed Out Of $25KPolice are crediting a diligent Roseville cab driver with helping stop a woman from getting scammed out of thousands of dollars.
Scam Involving Notices Of Parcels On Hold Popping Up In The Sacramento AreaWith gift-giving on the rise, a mail scam appears to be making the rounds again.
2 California Women Arrested For Theft In $900K Gift Card ScamAuthorities say two California women have been arrested on suspicion of participating in a gift card scam that netted about $900,000 in stolen merchandise.
Feds: Scammers In California Oversaw Romance Scam That Targeted Women WorldwideIn March 2016, a man claiming to be a US Army captain stationed in Syria reached out to a Japanese woman on an international site for digital pen pals. Within weeks, their relationship grew into a
Feds: Men In California Oversaw Romance Scam That Targeted Women WorldwideIn March 2016, a man claiming to be a US Army captain stationed in Syria reached out to a Japanese woman on an international site for digital pen pals.
Scammers Clone Phone Number, Pose As Air Conditioning Business In Elaborate Scheme On YelpLocal police said this is an elaborate scheme they’ve never dealt with before
Man Diagnosed With Cancer Scammed Out Of $32,000 Trying To See The Country With His WifeA Citrus Heights man was diagnosed with some serious conditions and was scammed out of $32,000.
Scam Alert: Suspects Luring Drivers With 'Broken Down' Car, Try To Sell Gold Jewelry For CashThe CHP Dispatch Centers said Monday that they have been receiving unusual 911 calls since mid-November of suspicious people pretending their car is broken down and asking for money from passing drivers.
Scam Targets Husbands: "I Know What Secrets You're Hiding From Your Wife"
Call Kurtis Investigates: Placerville Dad & Aspiring Actor Targeted in ScamScammers targeted this aspiring actor's dream and now he wants other dreamers to be aware of this scam.
Scam Alert: If Your Own Phone Number Calls You, Don't Pick UpA new scam is tricking victims into giving away precious information by calling them from what appears to be their own phone numbers.