Insurance Agent Accused Of Defrauding Elderly Victims Out Of MillionsThe district attorney is vowing to get the victims' money back.
Port Authority Letters Seeking To Collect Old Tolls Mistaken For ScamSome drivers have become confused about a Port Authority effort to collect money from toll violators – thinking it’s a hoax and a scam.
Father, Son Duo Accused Of Rolling Back Odometers To Boost Car SalesIn one case the actual mileage discrepancy was in excess of 197,000 miles.
Postal Workers Accused Of Rigging Operation Santa To Get Gifts For Poor KidsThree local postal workers have been charged with writing phony letters for Operation Santa for their own advantage, and stealing gifts for underprivileged children.
Police: Phone Insurance Scammers Send Packages To Unsuspecting N.J. ResidentsPeople in several New Jersey towns in Bergen and Passaic counties have been warned to be on the lookout for suspicious deliveries.
Man Believes Fake Taxi Driver Scammed Him With Credit Card SkimmerA cabbie apparently without credentials is suspected of stealing credit card information with a special device.
Police: Man Wanted In Apartment Rental Scam In Washington HeightsPolice were searching Wednesday for a man who allegedly took money from apartment seekers on Craigslist as they paid him fees and rent for units he did not own in Washington Heights.
Would-Be Renters Lose Thousands In Scam For Affordable Housing In InwoodSome people were just looking for a place to live in Upper Manhattan, but they ended up falling victim to a scam.
Officials Warn Of Tax Assessor Scam In BrookhavenThe letters claim town workers will be going door to door inspecting properties, but it's not true said the town supervisor.
New York Warns Against Ebola Scams And SolicitationsNew York's attorney general is warning consumers about scammers preying on Ebola fears with fundraising scams claiming to benefit victims and dubious offers of so-called preparedness kits that claim to contain preventive medicines.
Seen At 11: 'Click Bait' Internet Scam Hiding In Plain SightMost people consider themselves pretty savvy when it comes to falling victim to an online scam. But there’s a new cyber scam that’s hiding in plain sight that could make you the next victim of what’s known as “click bait.”
Staten Island Man Sentenced For Scamming Investors Out Of MillionsFederal Judge I. Leo Glasser said the latest scam is as sophisticated as any scam he had the occasion to deal with in more than 30 years.