Nassau County Officials Discover Massive Counterfeiting Warehouse After Owner Forgets To Pay RentPolice have seized a load of designer knock-offs in what they say is one of the largest counterfeiting warehouses in the country.
Nassau DA: Hicksville Retailer Busted With More Than 50,000 Fake North Face JacketsA retailer in Hicksville, Long Island has been charged with selling counterfeit North Face coats and other apparel.
Counterfeit Cash Printed On Real Money Paper Making The Rounds Across Tri-State AreaCounterfeit cash is circulating through the tri-state area with hundred tollar bills so realistic they can pass as the real thing. In fact, you may have some and not even know it.
Officials: More Than $1 Million In Fake Guitars Found At Jersey City Mail CenterU.S. Customers and Border Protection officers made the discovery at the International and Bulk Mail Center in Jersey City.
Consumers Warn Of Flood Of Counterfeit Money During Super Bowl WeekendA consumer alert has been issued for business owners and shoppers, because it could be prime time for criminals passing counterfeit money around with the Super Bowl in the area this weekend.
Cops Nab Men In Queens For Allegedly Trying To Sell Fake Super Bowl TicketsThe duo allegedly whipped up bogus Super Bowl tickets, parking passes for MetLife stadium, tickets to the NFL Commissioner's party at the Waldorf Astoria hotel and another party at Radio City Music Hall.
New York Art Dealer Pleads Guilty In $80 Million Art Fraud CaseGlafira Rosales has admitted to running a 15-year scam on the art world, selling millions of dollars in counterfeit paintings.
More Arrests Expected In Connection With Counterfeit Art Fraud CaseMore arrests are expected in a conspiracy case against a New York art dealer suspected of selling millions of dollars in counterfeit paintings.
N.Y. DMV Prepares To Unveil New Black-And-White Driver's LicensesThe New York State Department of Motor Vehicles has released samples of the new driver’s license design, which is aimed at cracking down on counterfeit licenses.
Energy Mogul Goes To Court In Suit Over Counterfeit WineIn a sphere of oenophiles far removed from the world of Two-Buck Chuck and Franzia, a billionaire went to trial Wednesday in his lawsuit against a California wine merchant who allegedly cheated him to the tune of $320,000.
Federal Officials Warn Of Dangers Of Counterfeit Air BagsFederal officials issued a warning Wednesday night about counterfeit air bags that may have been put into their cars when repaired.
Feds In NJ: 29 Arrests Made In $325 Million Counterfeit Goods Operation U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman said the counterfeit goods didn't include just clothing, but "counterfeit cigarettes and pure crystal methamphetamine."
City Councilwoman Margaret Chin Wants To Make It Illegal To Purchase Knockoff PursesCity Councilwoman Margaret Chin plans to introduce a bill making it illegal to purchase counterfeit designer merchandise. Violators could face a year in jail or a $1,000 fine.
Larchmont Retail Owner Faces More Criminal ChargesPolice said Plaza Bootery owner Lee Mendez was charged with trademark counterfeiting for allegedly selling fake Uggs and Northface jackets in a January incident, and now Mendez faces robbery in the third degree charges for stealing a customer’s purse.
Authorities Crack Down On Fake Flea MarketsWith flea markets across the country now carrying counterfeit products with poser trademarks, authorities warn that shoppers may be helping to fund criminal syndicates in some cases.