Skimming

Police believe these three men used skimming devices to steal PIN numbers at Staten Island ATMs and gain access to people's bank accounts. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: 3 Suspects Skimmed PIN Numbers From Staten Island ATMs

Police late Wednesday were searching for three suspects who stole PIN and debit card numbers using skimming machines and video cameras they installed on ATMs on Staten Island.

10/09/2014

Kenneth Osias, Otis Barnes

Police: Banks Lost Over $9,000 To Credit Card Skimming Operation On Long Island

Two men were charged Thursday with using a skimming device to capture credit numbers and create fraudulent cards – resulting in losses of $9,000 to multiple banks.

05/23/2014

LIRR Ticket Machine With Camera, Skimming Device (Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Queens Man In LIRR Skimming Case Gets 2-6 Years In Prison

In April Valer Zaharia pleaded guilty to third-degree grand larceny and fourth-degree conspiracy.

05/20/2014

LIRR ticket machine. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

MTA: Skimming Devices Spotted On LIRR Ticket Machines In Baldwin

Metropolitan Transportation Authority police on Monday were reminding Long Island Rail Road customers to watch out while buying tickets at vending machines.

04/07/2014

(credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

CBS 2 Investigation: Thieves Could Be Skimming Your Bank Account

Imagine thieves draining your bank account, and the bank accusing you of being in on the heist.

08/28/2013

A car passes a parking lot in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

7 Indicted In Credit Card Fraud Scheme At Midtown Parking Garage

Seven people were indicted Wednesday on charges of stealing credit card information from customers at the Midtown parking garage.

12/05/2012

Citibank ATMs (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Duo Accused Of Stealing Credit Card Info From L.I. ATM Users

Two men are accused of stealing the credit card information from unsuspecting ATM customers on Long Island.

12/20/2011

(credit: Westchester County Police)

Westchester Police Break Up $1 Million ATM Skimming Ring

Police say five men connected to an Eastern European organized crime ring have been arrested. They are believed to be targeting ATM machines in affluent neighborhoods.

11/22/2011

Phony cards, skimmers, cash and other Items seized in investigation (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Authorities Break Up Credit Card Skimming Ring At Pricey NYC Steakhouses

The waiters worked at Smith & Wollensky and Wolfgang’s Steakhouse, among other spots, according to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr.

11/18/2011

ATM, Bank of America

Four Charged In Long Island ATM Skimming Scheme

Three men and one woman were charged with grand larceny, unlawful possession of personal identification information and computer crimes after stealing more than $200,000.

09/02/2010