17 Charged In Queens Counterfeit Credit Card SchemeInvestigators used wire taps, stakeouts, video surveillance, and intercepted thousands of phone calls in order bring down the ring.
Police: Man Swiped Items From Purse As Woman Slept In Madison Avenue Hotel RoomPolice on Tuesday were searching for a suspect who sneaked into a room at the New York Palace Hotel on Madison Avenue, and stole several items from a 79-year-old woman’s purse.
Police: Suspect Stole Elderly Women's Wallets On UES, Used Credit CardsPolice on Friday were searching for a woman who they believe has been swiping wallets form elderly women on the Upper East Side, and fraudulently using their credit cards.
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.
Home Depot: 53 Million E-Mail Addresses Also Stolen In Data Breach This YearHackers stole 53 million email addresses in addition to customers' card data, Home Depot said Thursday.
Consumer Expert: Use Caution When Paying With Debit, Credit CardsThere are some risks to using your debit or credit card in public places, said Howard Schwartz of the Connecticut Better Business Bureau.
Kmart Announces Major Data Breach Affecting Credit Card InformationKmart on Friday became the latest retailer to announce a data breach in its payment systems.
Dairy Queen Says Data Breach Affected 395 Stores This Past SummerDairy Queen announced Thursday that a security breach struck hundreds of its stores around the country this past summer – including some in the Tri-State Area.
Home Depot: Data Breach Affected 56 Million Credit, Debit CardsA total of 56 million credit and debit cards are believed to have been affected by a data breach this year at Home Depot.
Home Depot Confirms Major Data Breach, Offers Identity ProtectionHome Depot announced Monday that it has confirmed a major security breach that could affect customers using credit and debit cards around the U.S. and Canada.
Home Depot Investigates Huge Potential Security BreachHome improvement giant Home Depot on Tuesday was investigating a potential credit card breach that some cyber security experts said could be massive.
Tri-State P.F. Chang's Locations May Have Been Hit By Data BreachThe nationwide P.F. Chang’s restaurant chain has been hit with a security breach involving credit and debit card data, and two Tri-State Area locations have been affected.