seniors

Grandmothers (credit: File/Photo by Ramona Dear/Getty Images)

Elderly New Jersey Couple Warns Seniors Of ‘The Grandparents Scam’

After 60,000 complaints nationwide – 1,600 victims in New Jersey – state and federal officials are rolling out a national campaign to talk about a booming scam targeting seniors.

03/23/2011

Brooklyn Tribute To Martin Luther King, Jr. (credit: AP)

MLK Scholarship Fundraiser To Be Held In Hartford

The event at the Connecticut Convention Center is billed as one of the largest Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in Connecticut.

01/16/2011

(credit: AP)

Con Artists Targeting Seniors On Long Island

It’s the season of giving, but con artists are making the most of the generosity of seniors by scamming them out of thousands of dollars.

12/01/2010

Surveillance video captured this man, who police believe is responsible for a string of robberies of elderly victims on Coney Island.

Robbery Suspect Targeting Elderly On Coney Island

Police say a robbery suspect has been preying on the elderly – and until now, he’s gotten away with it. Now, investigators hope a key piece of evidence will catch the criminal targeting seniors.

09/04/2010

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