Credit Card Fraud

NY Officials Checking Gas Pumps For Credit Card SkimmersCredit score company FICO estimates 30 percent of the fraud occurs at the point of sale.
DA: Apple Store Employee Bought Nearly $1M In Gift Cards In Fraud SchemeA Queens man is accused of re-coding Visa and American Express gift cards to make fraudulent purchases at the Apple Store at the Queens Center Mall, where he worked.
Experts Say Most Merchants Can’t Require ID With Credit Card PurchasesWith 97 shopping days left until Christmas, it's about time for credit card use to go into overdrive.
Schumer Says He Wants Credit Bureaus To Better Notify Customers Of Potential FraudSchumer, D-N.Y., said once hackers get a hold of the customers' personal information, it's all downhill from there.
3 Arrested For Alleged Debit, Credit Card Fraud On Long IslandInvestigators said the suspects used a fraudulent debit card at a Rite Aid in Northport on Saturday.
Many Major Retailers Behind On Fraud-Deterring Chip TechnologyMany say a chip that makes counterfeiting nearly impossible is one of the best defenses against credit card fraud, but retail stores are not ready to implement the technology.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Victim Left With Big Clue About Suspected Bronx Credit Card ThiefA thief allegedly went on a spending spree after stealing credit cards from a woman’s car in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. But police now have a giant clue to help them track down a suspect.
Seen At 11: Eliminating Debit Card DangerExperts pointed to five instances when you should opt to use your credit card over your debit card.
Chili's Waitress On Long Island Accused Of Stealing Customers' Credit Card InformationWaitress Brittany Louis, 24, was arrested at the restaurant on Thursday for allegedly stealing credit card information from customers for three months with a simple skimmer device, detectives said.
Bergen County Prosecutor Announces Arrests For Identity TheftOnce the victims reported credit cards they didn't sign up for were coming in the mail, Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli said investigators started backtracking.
Feds Bust Up Elaborate International Credit Card Fraud Ring That Stole Millions The elaborate scheme involved improving fake cardholders' credit scores, allowing the scammers to borrow more money that they never repaid, investigators said.
Prosecutors: Jersey City Man Accused Of Credit Card FraudLasean Harps, 37, was arrested on Friday on charges of second-degree theft by deception, second-degree impersonation and theft of identity, and third-degree fraudulent use of a credit card, New Jersey Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa announced.
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