Police in a number of Connecticut communities report receiving calls from residents of their towns who have received calls purporting to be from the Internal Revenue Service in what the agency says is the largest scam of its kind in the history of the IRS.
In place of tiny columns with cryptic abbreviations of a car’s conditions, the Internet boasts searchable listings with generous detail and expansive photo galleries.
(Newington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – In Newington, police are warning of a scam after they say the home of an elderly woman was burglarized Tuesday. The victim says around 2:30 p.m., she was approached by a […]
Police say Connecticut residents in Guilford and across the state are being targeted by con-artists calling from Puerto Rico.
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 […]
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.
Tragedy strikes– be it a natural disaster, a gunman’s rampage or a terrorist attack– and scam artists move in.
Attorney General George Jepsen sent out a warning to Connecticut residents today to be cautious of a possible scam.
Vernon police are trying to identify a man they say scammed three businesses on Hyde Avenue.
Connecticut consumers reported losses of more than $3 million last year to an agency that tracks Internet scams.