Nassau DA: Contractor Arrested For Stealing $110K From ChurchA Freeport man has been arrested after he allegedly stole more than $100,000 from a Long Island church.
Uber Drivers Accused Of 'Vomit Fraud' By Overcharged PassengersDrivers are being accused of "vomit fraud," as many of the Uber employees allegedly claim their passengers threw up in the car after being picked up from a night of partying.
Westchester Woman Who Faked Having Terminal Cancer Sentenced To PrisonA Westchester county woman is being sent to prison after faking a terminal cancer diagnosis to scam people out of thousands in donations.
Burglar Collected Rent After Breaking Into Home, Police SayA burglar in Washington state has been charged with not only breaking into a vacationing family's home, but also renting it out to unsuspecting tenants.
Secret Service Warns Of Credit Card Chip Scheme, Report SaysThe U.S. Secret Service is reportedly warning banks about a new scam that is targeting the chips in credit cards sent through the mail.
14 Arrested In Construction Fraud Schemes In BrooklynWith the construction boom in New York has come a rise in cases in fraud and corruption.
Staten Island Official Accused Of Spending Public Funds To Support Lavish LifestyleHe allegedly used his office credit card for hundreds of thousands of dollars in vacations, clothing, jewelry, electronics and tickets to sporting events.
Postal Worker Sentenced To 6 Months For $200k Worker's Compensation ScamMaria Chmielewski falsely claimed she was too panicked to leave her home, prosecutors said. That didn't stop her from taking two cruises, however.
Authorities: Nonprofit Exec. Used $1M In City Funds To Pay For LI Home, CarAuthorities say the couple misappropriated $953,875 in city funding to pay off loans, buy a luxury car and make mortgage payments on their LI home.
Officials Urge Public To Take Caution After Series Of Check TheftsPolice are urging those who write checks to take extra care after a series of check thefts in Yonkers and the Bronx.
Fake, Fraudulent Car Inspection Stickers Leave Dangerous Vehicles On RoadsIn a growing danger for drivers, cars that cannot pass inspection remain on the road with stickers that are either fake, or obtained through fraud.