Three Barnes & Noble stores in Connecticut were among 63 nationwide whose credit card swipe devices were targeted in what the company says was a “sophisticated criminal effort.”
A federal court jury in Hartford has found a Pennsylvania man guilty of credit card fraid and identity theft in a scheme involving movie theaters in Connecticut.
A federal judge in Connecticut has sentenced a Florida man to 22 years in prison for participating in what authorities say was a multi-state identity theft scheme in which he and another man targeted purses in cars.
A Florida man faces sentencing in Hartford this week for participating in what federal authorities say was an extensive identity theft scheme in which he and another man targeted purses in cars.
Names, social security numbers, and birth dates of 87,000 students and staff were exposed.
Central Connecticut State University says personal information on more than 18-thousand present and former employees may have been exposed by a recent computer virus.
Federal authorities say Hartford is one of more than two dozen locations where identity brokers have been arrested as part of “Operation Island Express.” In all, fifty people are charged.
State Police say an identity thief who broke into a home in Prospect stole identity documents as well as an Eagle Scout Badge and military awards and citations which had been awarded to the victim.
Police are looking for a suspect who stole the identity of a Burlington woman and applied for charge cards in her name.
A federal judge has imposed a 50-month sentence on a man who pleaded guilty to bank fraud and illegally re-entering the country.