'Synthetic' ID Theft Emerging As Fastest-Growing Type Of Consumer Fraud A Marina del Rey man has been convicted on charges related to a rapidly-growing high-tech crime known as synthetic identity theft, according to an exclusive KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO report.
Senate Approves Bill Criminalizing Synthetic Drugs The bill by Democratic Sen. Cathleen Galgiani of Stockton targets synthetic marijuana or stimulants known as "spice" and "bath salts."