Californians Lost More Than $620 Million To Online Scam Artists In 2020In 2020, Americans lost $4.2 billion to online scam artists, with Californians suffering the greatest losses compared to the rest of the country.
LA Health Department Warns Of Coronavirus Vaccine ScamsThe Los Angeles County Health Department warned residents Wednesday of scammers spreading false information about the coronavirus vaccine.
Thomas Fire Victims Warned To Beware Of ScamsThomas Fire victims were warned Friday to beware of FEMA-related scams.
Beware Of Holiday Gift 'Exchange' Scams On Social MediaThe “Secret Sister Gift Exchange” floats around Facebook during the holidays, but is in fact a pyramid scheme.
Social Media Scams To Watch For This Holiday SeasonOnline shoppers beware: scammers are all over social media hoping you click on their ads and offers.
California Attorney General Warns Of Scams Linked To White House Immigration Order State officials are warning residents to beware of scammers targeting illegal immigrants who want to take advantage of President Barack Obama's newly announced executive order on immigration.
Simi Valley Police Warn Residents About Growing Phone Fraud, Money ScamsThe Simi Valley Police Department is warning residents to be wary of scam artists using the phone to steal money from the unsuspecting.
Anaheim Residents Warned Of Public Utility ScamsResidents in Anaheim Friday were being warned to be wary of recent instances of utility phone scams.
KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Avoiding ScamsConsumers were being warned of potential scammers ahead of the opening of healthcare exchanges nationwide.
State Insurance Officials Warn Of Scams After Silver FireThe blaze, which broke out last Wednesday, burned 20,292 and caused injury to 11 firefighters and one civilian and destroyed 48 structures.
Report: Rate Of OC Elder Abuse Skyrockets In 'Perfect Storm' The number of reported elderly abuse incidents is on the rise in Orange County, according to a report released Monday.
DA: Family Members Most Likely To Scam Older Americans A major effort was underway Wednesday to protect millions of older Americans from falling prey to financial fraud schemes.
How To Protect Yourself From Gold ScamsInvestors, be warned: crooks are flocking to gold as fast as you are.
Former Show Publicist Accuses Golden Globes Of Payola SchemesA former publicist for the organization that runs the Golden Globes sued the group on the eve of its glitzy awards show, claiming it engages in payola schemes for nominations and awards.
Some Pest Control Companies Charging To Kill Nonexistent Bugs?Los Angeles is tenth in the nation in reported cases of bedbugs. The blood-sucking parasites are spreading coast-to-coast. But are pest control companies taking advantage of the epidemic?