“Don’t just believe somebody because they say it and they shave their head,” Valerie Cortes said.
Police are once again warning the public about a phone scam that could have those who answer thinking they’ve committed a crime.
Authorities are asking Rancho Cucamonga residents to be aware of a scam artist who is pretending to be a sheriff’s deputy.
Jen Levinson received a “call” from the DEA telling her that she was facing arrest.
The scammers have been collecting donations for a child’s funeral in the area of Sepulveda Boulevard and Burbank Boulevard
Prosecutors are bringing down the curtain on Hollywood scam artists who target aspiring actors and other performers.
The victim said she met the suspect via Craigslist.
It’s being called the largest IRS phone fraud scam targeting taxpayers ever.
It was reported Monday that a local wedding planner had taken a couple’s money and skipped out days before their ceremony. Tuesday, a second couple spoke out, claiming the same woman had taken their money and bailed.
Over the past 24 hours, residents in Santa Clarita Valley have been getting phone calls from scam artists posing as deputies in order to collect “fines,” officials warned Thursday night.
Detectives Tuesday warned the public about a scam involving alleged suspects posing as alarm company employees that target residential neighborhoods.
“I think he’s a worthless piece of crap, that he would steal from me and my children.”
The Los Angeles Police Department is warning the public about a new scam targeting LADWP customers.
People were cheated out of hundreds of dollars for a bogus list of homes and apartments for rent in what detectives have called a phony rental referral operation.
In place of tiny columns with cryptic abbreviations of a car’s conditions, the Internet boasts searchable listings with generous detail and expansive photo galleries.