New Phony Contract Scam Takes Aim At Reality TV Stars And Their WalletsIt all sounds too good to be true. And as it turns out, it is.
New Scam Targets Bank Card Holders With Fraudulent Activity NoticesAbout 24 million Americans fall victim to phone scams each year, and an elaborate new con has people believing their bank is preventing a problem when in reality it's a criminal looking to steal money.
Scam Targets Animal Lovers With Pictures Of Pets In SheltersThe Los Angeles District Attorney's Office is warning people of a scam that targets animal lovers.
San Fernando Valley Residents Warned About LADWP Imposters"They didn't look official. They were just wearing their yellow vests. One was wearing a hard hat. The other was wearing a cap," says Sam Cividanis.
3 Charged In Stock Market Investment ScamA 19-year-old woman and two men in their twenties were arrested at their Rancho Cucamonga apartment after being accused of running an Instagram scam where they promised to double people's money in the stock exchange.
Brides Warn Of Wedding Scam After Venue Reservations DisappearBrides in the Los Angeles area are warning of a wedding company scamming couples and leaving them without a venue.
'Brainiac' Who FBI Says Was Hired To Take Tests For Rich Kids RevealedHarvard-educated and a former tennis pro, Mark Riddell could ace the SAT or ACT the feds allege.
Scam Targets Husbands: 'I Know What Secrets You're Hiding From Your Wife'The victim is told the money must be received within nine days and the scammer even includes a “how-to” guide on paying with bitcoin.
Pediatrician, Husband Accused Of Replacing Bar Codes In Self-Checkout Scam At TargetA Los Angeles pediatrician and her husband face grand theft and conspiracy charges for allegedly working together in a string of thefts at local Target stores.
Scam Alert: If Your Own Phone Number Calls You, Don't Pick UpA new scam is tricking victims into giving away taxpayer information by calling them from what appears to be their own phone numbers.
Oprah Warns Fans Of Social Media Scam Promising Money In Her NameA one-two punch of celebrity and holiday scam prompted the media mogul to warn her followers in a post with two simple words: “Fraud alert!”
Man Who Lost $22,000 In Cryptocurrency Scam: 'I Gave Him The Password'An Inglewood man says he lost his life savings after investing all his money in the digital currency.
Riverside Public Utilities Warns Against Fake Utility TrucksThe company contacts customers only through paper billing statements, online billing emails, late payment reminders, and green "48-hour notification" tags placed at the customer's address, according to a statement on its website.
FBI Alerting Southland Residents Of 'Virtual Kidnapping' Scam The FBI says people claiming to be kidnappers are terrorizing local families.
Suspect Accused Of Intentionally 'Short-Changing' Merchants In Elaborate SchemeJorge Nunez-Delgado, 52, of Lakewood is accused of stealing tens of thousands from such outlets as Walmart, Home Depot and Target.