Buyer Beware: Don't Get Duped By 'Super Fake' Designer GoodsWhen it comes to designer goods, these days it’s buyer beware. Some knock-offs are now so sophisticated, they’re in a new "super fake" category.
Counterfeiters Cash In On Unsuspecting Shoppers Looking For Holiday DealsIt's the front line in the battle against counterfeit goods that customs officers are seizing. One shipping container from China was loaded with thousands of pairs of what look like designer Ugg boots.
Nassau County Police Display Counterfeit Items Seized In Major BustThe sale of counterfeit goods is a $250 billion industry, with consumers tempted at this time of year by designer fakes at bargain prices.
CBS2 Exclusive: Ride-Along With Police In Nassau County Counterfeit Goods BustCBS2 was given rare access Monday to a joint operation between Nassau County police and the Department of Homeland security, targeting counterfeit items at retail shops.
Customs Officers At Port Of New York Cracking Down On Counterfeit GoodsInvestigators say to avoid getting a fake, buy only at trusted stores and Internet sites, and always question super low prices.
3 Arrested In Counterfeit Goods Raid At Long Island StoreThe arrests were made on Thanksgiving night during a raid by Nassau County police at the Lavish Creations store in Wantagh.
Feds Warn Holiday Shoppers About Counterfeit GoodsThe federal government is sounding the alarm about counterfeit goods that look all too real.
Nassau DA: Phony Chapstick, Baby Oil Among Products Seized In $2 Million Counterfeit BustTwo brothers have been arrested and charged on Long Island for operating what authorities called a sophisticated counterfeiting operation involving many popular health and beauty products.
Feds Seize More Than $21 Million In Counterfeit Super Bowl GearAuthorities say most of the knockoffs were manufactured overseas. They say once the makers learned the Broncos and Seahawks made the Super Bowl, they rushed to make the goods with the teams' logos. Then the goods were smuggled into the U.S. using overnight shipping.
New App Allows Consumers To Report Suspected Counterfeit Products To CompaniesYou see them all over the city -- fake handbags, fake clothes, and fake electronics. What if you could play a bigger role in helping to report counterfeit goods? Well, now there's an app for that.
City Council Considers Bill Punishing Buyers Of Counterfeit GoodsIf a proposed bill passes the City Council, customers caught buying these items could be punished with a fine of up to $1,000, or even prison time.
NYPD Confiscates Thousands Of Fake Electronics At Chelsea HomeDuring a raid in Chelsea yesterday, police said they confiscated 4,200 pairs of fake Beats by Dr. Dre heaphones, 500 counterfeit iPhones and iPods, and 19 fake iPads.