Dozens of Chinese females scammed by con artist

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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

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

Tax scam cost local woman $3,000

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

Bay Area man charged with ATM scam

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Bay Area man charged with ATM scam…

SF travel agency closes without warning

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SF travel agency closes without warning…

San Leandro: Burglary suspects pose as utility workers

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Three people posing as water company employees attempted to burglarize a San Leandro home on Sunday…

Santa Clara Co.: scammer claiming to be sheriff’s office lieutenant

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Santa Clara County sheriff’s officials are investigating reports that a person claiming to be a fictitious “Lt. Gore” is making cold calls to residents demanding money for missed jury duty…

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…

San Mateo police warns public of unpaid bills fraud

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San Mateo police are warning the public of recent scams from callers who inform the victims of unpaid bills…

Scammers use bogus caller ID for phone fraud

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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…

Phony PG&E worker scams in South Bay

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Phony PG&E worker scams are targetting Chinese restaurants in Milpitas. Someone poses as a PG&E worker making a phone call to…

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…

888 auto scam victims share their stories

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Eugene and Maria Chen, husband and wife, have been exporting luxury cars to China by scamming innocent people up to 100…

Milpitas police reminds residents to be wary of scam

Milpitas police reminds residents to be wary of scam…

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…

Fremont: police release photos of snake scam robbery suspect

Police have released video surveillance photos of a woman who claimed to be searching for a poisonous snake and then burglarized a home in Fremont in late August…

Chinese student scammed out of thousands

Chinese student scammed out of thousands at O’Hare…

Snake scam slithers its way into two peninsula cities

A notorious “snake scam” has slithered its way into San Mateo and Burlingame, prompting police there to join the hunt…

Police release sketch of Union City burglary scam suspect

Police in Union City are seeking the public’s help identifying a burglary suspect who has posed as a city worker…

Fremont police warn of burglars who pose as city workers

Burglars are gaining access to residents’ homes by claiming to be animal control officers looking for poisonous snakes…

Union City burglars posed as pest inspectors

Police say a pair of burglars duped two elderly people when one posed as a city pest inspector…

US Department of Labor sues San Francisco’s California Pacific Bank

The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit against San Francisco’s California Pacific Bank and four of its directors. The complaint alleges that the bank, its CEO and three additional fiduciaries of the bank’s Employee Stock Ownership Plan mismanaged plan assets resulting in potential plan losses totaling approximately $1.4 million. The suit asks the court to require the fiduciaries to restore all losses they caused to the plan…

Diner given wrong credit card goes on shopping spree

A woman who was handed the wrong credit card by the waitress was arrested after she took the card and went shopping…

Police warn of Lake Tahoe vacation rental scam

Police say an Internet scam is targeting people seeking vacation rentals near Lake Tahoe…

Mountain View: ‘Blind date’ robbers lured victims online

Three teenagers arrested Thursday allegedly lured victims on blind dates to rob them, police said…

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…

A mentally handicapped woman looses life savings in a Chinese restaurant

A mentally handicapped woman lost her life saving in a Fremont Chinese restaurant…

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…

SF: Police warn residents of utility payment scams

The suspects of the scams are posing as PG&E or San Francisco Water Department employees demanding payments for overdue bills…

Elderly couple briefly duped by so-called “grandson”

An elderly Benicia couple nearly became victims of a money transfer scam after someone claiming to be their grandson…