Sen. Chuck Schumer, Secret Service Issue Alert About Counterfeit Money During Holiday Shopping SeasonThere's been a 25% increase in the passing of the hard-to-detect motion picture bills, according to law enforcement.
Police: L.I. Teens Handed Out Fake $20 Bills To Fellow Students At Uniondale High SchoolMelvin Pineda, 17, Teisean Kemp, 16, and Kquamel Jones, 16, were arrested at Uniondale High School on Tuesday and are each charged with several counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument.
Customs Agents Seize More Than $200k In Counterfeit Cash At JFKCustoms and Border Protection officers at a John F. Kennedy International Airport cargo facility seized more than 2,000 in counterfeit $100 bills over two days earlier this month.
Alleged Counterfeiting Scheme Shocks New Milford High School The bills were first discovered at a Dunkin' Donuts on River Road in New Milford, police said.
Cops: New Milford High School Students Used Phony Cash At Local BusinessesFive New Jersey teens have been arrested for allegedly making counterfeit $20 bills and using them at local businesses.
Counterfeit Bills Found In ATMs At Two Chase Banks In ManhattanAuthorities believe the bogus bucks were meant to trick the ATM into believing it was carrying a full complement of cash but a bank official said that the machines were able to distinguish most of the fake bills from real ones.
Customs Agents Seize More Than $200,000 In Counterfeit Money At JFKIt's the wrong kind of play dough. The bogus bucks were rounded up in two separate incidents.
Feds Recover Nearly $300,000 In Bogus $100 Bills At JFKThe play dough was found in the bottom of the suitcases of woman arriving from Medellin, Colombia.
NYC Seeing Its Fair Share Of Counterfeit Cash New Yorkers are being warned of a new kind of counterfeit cash. It’s harder to spot, because the criminals start with the real thing before changing the bills' value.