Man Burned By Purchase In iPad Scam Warns Against Too-Good DealCertainly, $80 dollars for a $600 iPad seemed like a deal, or so Robert thought, until he got it home and took a good look at what he bought from a stranger.
Text Messaging Scam: Woman's Identity Used To Report Robbery, Rape To FriendAs the conversation unfolded, "Amanda" recounted a terrifying night when a man who appeared to be homeless held her at gunpoint, forced her to undress and then raped her in a dark alleyway.
Officials Warn Public Of Deputy Impersonation Scam In WhittierOfficials Monday warned the public about a scam involving a suspect who pretends to be a sheriff's deputy.
CBS2 Investigates Licensed Pilot Linked To Veteran Raffle ScamJason Wirtzer is a licensed pilot who claims to be helping out vets by running a charity which raffles off planes.
David Goldstein Investigation: Scammers Using 'Mega Millions' To Swindle ElderlyWhile most people dream of winning the Mega Millions lottery, for some people targeted by scammers, the dream is too good to be true.
Founder Of LA-Based Christian Stanley Gets 10 Years In Prison For Investment ScamProsecutors say Powell founded the Los Angeles-based Christian Stanley, Inc. telling investors he'd buy out peoples' life insurance policies and later collect the death benefits when they died or by selling them on the life settlement market.
Antelope Valley Woman Accused Of Scamming Seniors She Told Were Going To Star In Big Movie RemakesIn order to be cast in the remakes, she told the victims she would need their Social Security numbers.
LA Police Warn About Disneyland Ticket ScamInvestigators say the scam artist offers the tickets through Craigslist for about half the admission price.
Riverside Police Accuse Man Of Scamming Small Businesses Nearly $150K As Phony Disabilities InspectorRodolfo DeHoyos is accused of using the Americans with Disabilities Act to scare the owners and get them to turn over lots of cash.
Huntington Park Police Warn Business Owners About Extortion ScamAuthorities say in each case an unknown male caller contacted local businesses claiming to be from a local street and/or prison gang. The caller demands money be wired in exchange for protection.
LAPD Warns Public About New, Sophisticated Dognapping SchemeThe police are also asking for the public's help to try to nab the scam artists.
Woman Who Lied About Having Terminal Cancer To Scam Funds Is SentencedLagman even shaved her head to convince donors and gift-givers that she was undergoing chemo.