The holiday season is fast approaching. Scammers know this and will enhance their efforts to steal your identity, personal information, and money leading up to the holidays.One key scam that is on the rise are phone calls, text messages, and emails, claiming that they... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer DeStefano answered a phone call from an unknown number earlier this year and was horrified to hear what sounded exactly like the panicked voice of her oldest daughter Briana, who was begging to be saved from kidnappers.“I hear her saying,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- 'Tis the season for online scammers to steal your personal information. This year, scams are at an all-time high as more consumers turn to e-commerce for their holiday shopping. According to the Better Business Bureau, online scams are 55% more prevalent... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Whenever tragedy strikes, people around the world often seek out ways to help victims as they watch the news unfold on their screens.When 19 children and two teachers were killed in a May 24 school shooting at Robb Elementary in Uvalde, Texas,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Scammers are impersonating law enforcement and government officials, in an effort to extort money and personal information, the FBI warns.Often times, the scammers will “spoof” authentic numbers and credentials “of well-known government and law enforcement agencies," the agency said in an announcement... Read More.
According to a press release by the Snohomish County PUD from Sept. 30, 2020, be on the lookout for scammers who have been targeting SnoPUD customers in recent days. The PUD has received multiple reports of the scammers using phone calls,... Read More.