'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.
Principal: Door-To-Door Solicitation A ScamParents were warned to be on alert for people going door to door, asking for money to support the Newport Harbor High School’s Regional Occupational Program.
Santa Ana Police Search For Suspected Thief Who Steals Rolex Watch In Clever ScamDavid Vasquez lives in Ontario but is now on the run with at least three warrants out for his arrest.
New Phone Scam Tells Victims They Must Pay Thousands Of Dollars Or Face ArrestThe mother got a call Wednesday from what looked like Hemet Police.
Homeowners Lured Into Debt Trap By Dubious Claims Of Government ProgramAfter a CBS2 investigation, the California legislature is moving toward tougher disclosure laws for lenders and contractors who sell private loans to homeowners for energy-efficiency upgrades. Some borrowers have been lured by false promises of government subsidies and rebates.
Grandma Who Lost Savings Wins $15M In Case Against MetLife, SubsidiariesA Simi Valley grandmother who lost her life savings in a real estate investment scam offered by an insurance agent was awarded more than $15 million Wednesday in a lawsuit against MetLife and two subsidiaries.
Only On 2: Mother Of 4 Credited With Helping Bust Alleged Apartment Rental Scam Artist In San Jacinto