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Police Warn Of Financial Scams During Holiday Season In Ocean County

Over the last week, Brick Township police officers have responded to several locations, where people have been the victim of telephone financial scams.

12/17/2013

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Florida Man Admits Scamming NJ Air Charter Firm

Federal prosecutors in New Jersey say a Florida man has admitted posing as a high-level executive with a financial firm to improperly obtain charter jet flights and limo rides.

12/17/2013

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New Exclusive Surveillance Video Of Alleged Scam Artist In Northeast Philadelphia

Neighbors say in order to steal money, he made up stories including one about having a child sick with Asthma.

11/12/2013

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Criminals Capitalizing On Confusion Over Affordable Care Act

Obamacare has suffered website glitches since its initial rollout, but one group is having no problem with the law: scammers, preying on people who don’t know the ins and outs of health insurance reform.

11/12/2013

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New Castle Police Warn Residents Of Phone And Email Scam

New Castle County Police is warning residents of a phone and email scam that has been reported during the past week.

10/28/2013

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Authorities Warn About Scam Artists Posing As Law Enforcement Officers In Camden County

Authorities in Camden County are alerted the public to a scam in which callers pose as sheriff’s officers to extort money from victims with the threat of arrest.

10/09/2013

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Evesham Police Warning Residents About Phone Scam

Police say the scam involves a caller who pretends to be a PSE&G employee and threatens to shut off the victim’s gas and electric if payment isn’t made.

09/18/2013

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Police Warn Residents of Utility Worker Scam in Newark

Newark Police are warning residents of two recent scam incidents where suspects claimed to be water department employees.

09/16/2013

BLOG: DE AG Issues Scam Alert Involving Computers & Debit Cards

By Jim Donovan:  I wanted to let everyone know about a number of scams that continue to target viewers in our area.  While I’ve done stories in the past about these scams, they continue to […]

08/30/2013

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3 On Your Side: Tech Support Scam

Ever try to reach a real person when calling tech support? It’s often easier said than done and scammers are now taking advantage of that!

06/12/2013

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Delaware Man Accused Of Scam Targeting Immigrants

Forty-seven-year-old Jose Oyola, of Greenwood, is facing charges including Theft and Extortion following an investigation by State Police.

06/12/2013

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Officials In Ocean County Warn Residents About Phone Scam

Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato says that over the past week, there have been several reports of fraudulent phone calls made to local residents and businesses from a bogus electric utility company.

06/07/2013

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Police Alert Residents Of ‘Pigeon Drop’ Scam In Cherry Hill

Cherry Hill Police say on Friday, May 24th at about 12:30 p.m., a woman attempted to scam an elderly female utilizing what is known as a “Pigeon Drop”.

05/29/2013

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Police In Philadelphia Warning Merchants About Prepaid Credit/Debit Card Scam

Police in Philadelphia are warning merchants about a new scam involving credit and debit cards.

05/28/2013

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2 Men In NJ Indicted In Scam With Dyed Money

Each man is charged with second-degree conspiracy and second-degree attempted theft by deception.

05/21/2013

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