In-home caregiver suspected of using elderly couple’s credit card

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Sausalito police arrested an in-home caregiver Thursday who is suspected of making purchases with an elderly couple’s credit card…

Two convicted of forgery in disabled placard fraud

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A mother and son have been sentenced to probation for lying to the state DMV to obtain disabled parking passes…

Super real counterfeit money found in China

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Numerous Chinese cities have reportedly found some super real $100 counterfeit bills in circulation…

Immigration lawyer charged with investment fraud

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An immigration lawyer from LA has been charged with running a fraudulent scheme that targets Chinese and Korean investors…

Doctor, accomplice sentenced for medicare fraud

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A San Francisco doctor and a recruiter for power wheelchair companies were sentenced Tuesday…

SSF police seeks two suspects in fake charity scheme

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Two suspects who coerced a man into giving them money in South San Francisco on Friday remain at large…

SF man arrested for alleged Craigslist rental scam

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A 21-year-old San Francisco man has been arrested for allegedly setting up a Craigslist rental scam for …

Tax fraud case against Lionel Messi goes ahead

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A Spanish judge on Monday rejected a prosecutor’s request to drop charges of tax fraud against Lionel Messi…

More arrests in CalFresh fraud case

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The fifth suspect of CalFresh fraud in San Francisco is arrested…

Four arrested in San Francisco CalFresh fraud

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Four San Francisco men have been arrested for allegedly defrauding the state food stamp program…

SSF: Telephone scams targeting seniors on the rise

Police in South San Francisco warned of a rise in fraudulent telephone scams that target seniors…

Cupertino man pleads guilty in visa fraud scheme

A Cupertino man pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court in San Jose to 19 counts of visa fraud in a scheme to obtain work visas…

Dozens of Chinese females scammed by con artist

Twenty females in China were scammed by a con artist who said he was a movie director and looking for an actress for his new movie…

Founder of online university convicted of visa fraud

A federal court jury found Susan Su guilty of 35 counts for running a visa fraud scheme…

Tax scam cost local woman $3,000

Belmont police are warning the public of a tax payment scam that cost a Belmont woman $3,000 last week…

Watch out for Valentine’s Day scams

Don’t let the romance of Valentine’s Day blind you. Scammers are out there specifically targeting us at this holiday…

Scammers use bogus caller ID for phone fraud

Police are asking people to be aware of a phone scam that use bogus caller ID telling people they are with the Internal Revenue Service…

SF man arrested, charged with luxury watch scam

A man was arrested and charged today for allegedly scamming customers through his Internet-based luxury watch and jewelry consignment businesses…

woman got scammed over $500K thru dating website

(中文) Santa Clara縣地檢處發出警告,有人利用約會網站進行跨國詐騙。一名聖荷西的婦女,匯錢後共被騙了50多萬的養老經費…

East Bay residents warned of scammer impersonating deputy

East Bay residents are being advised not to fall for a scammer who has been impersonating a Contra Costa County sheriff’s lieutenant and demanding money from people to clear up fabricated traffic tickets …

Chinese woman obtains money falsely on Craigslist

(中文) 南舊金山市一名40多歲華裔女子,在十月透過Craiglist將一幢空置了兩個月的住宅單位租給4名受害人。4人付錢後才發現該名女子根本不是單位業主…

DA’s office warns of online real estate rental scams meant to steal deposits

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office is warning consumers about online postings for low-priced rental properties that are scams

Ex-bank executive pleads guilty in Olympus fraud

A former bank vice president has pleaded guilty to a fraud charge in New York, admitting he helped former Olympus Corp. executives carry out a fraud…

Contra Costa County residents warned of fake sheriff’s deputy scam

The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office is warning county residents about a suspect posing as a sheriff’s deputy who scams people into sending him money…

Chinese student scammed out of thousands

Chinese student scammed out of thousands at O’Hare…

Richmond man indicted in insurance fraud scheme

A Richmond man has been indicted on more than 100 charges and several other Contra Costa County residents were arrested this week in connection with an insurance fraud scheme in which fires and car crashes were allegedly set up to file false claims…

SF unlicensed civil engineer to stand trial on forgery charges

An unlicensed civil engineer who allegedly forged documents for projects involving at least 80 San Francisco properties…

SJ: Man gets nine years for scamming elderly couple

A man convicted of threatening an elderly couple into giving him a check for $8,500 was sentenced to nine years in prison…

Man arrested for scamming tourist near Pier 39

A noted scammer was arrested again near San Francisco’s Pier 39 after allegedly posing as a parking lot attendant and taking money from unsuspecting drivers…

PG&E scam warning

PG&E表示,最近接獲通報稱,有一名操西班牙語口音的男子冒充是該公司員工,打電話給多位長者用戶,威脅對方要在一個小時內回覆他的電話並提供禮物卡號, 來支付過期的帳單,否則就要切斷長者家中的媒電服務 。