Over the last week, Brick Township police officers have responded to several locations, where people have been the victim of telephone financial scams.
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.
Neighbors say in order to steal money, he made up stories including one about having a child sick with Asthma.
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.
New Castle County Police is warning residents of a phone and email scam that has been reported during the past week.
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.
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.
Newark Police are warning residents of two recent scam incidents where suspects claimed to be water department employees.
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 […]
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!
Forty-seven-year-old Jose Oyola, of Greenwood, is facing charges including Theft and Extortion following an investigation by State Police.
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.
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”.
Police in Philadelphia are warning merchants about a new scam involving credit and debit cards.
Each man is charged with second-degree conspiracy and second-degree attempted theft by deception.