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Puerto Rican flag (Omar Torres/AFP/Getty Images)

Scam Out Of Puerto Rico Affecting Residents

Police say Connecticut residents in Guilford and across the state are being targeted by con-artists calling from Puerto Rico.

03/09/2014

Foxwoods Resort Casino (Photo Credit: Foxwoods)

Second Arrest for Alleged Casino Scammers

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) _ Two men arrested earlier this year on cheating allegations at the Mohegan Sun casino have been charged with carrying out the same scam at the Foxwoods Resort Casino. Thirty-two-year-old Chaoyu Wu […]

10/22/2013

A handwritten sign reads 'Pray for Newtown' following the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

New York Woman Arrested In Newtown Fundraising Scam

The FBI has arrested a New York woman on charges of lying to investigators during their investigation of a fundraising scam after the Sandy Hook school shootings.

12/27/2012

Families Find Scammers Take Advantage Of Tragedy

Tragedy strikes– be it a natural disaster, a gunman’s rampage or a terrorist attack– and scam artists move in.

12/19/2012

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Computer Scam Warning For Connecticut Residents

Attorney General George Jepsen sent out a warning to Connecticut residents today to be cautious of a possible scam.

12/16/2011

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Vernon Police Say Customer Scammed Businesses

Vernon police are trying to identify a man they say scammed three businesses on Hyde Avenue.

04/19/2011

COMPUTER HACKER

Web Scams Cost State Consumers $3 Million

Connecticut consumers reported losses of more than $3 million last year to an agency that tracks Internet scams.

03/01/2011