Puppy Sale Scammers Steal Thousands From Online ShoppersAccording to a new report by the Better Business Bureau, at least 80 percent of the results from a Google search for puppy sales are part of a scheme.
Supermarket Employee Shuts Down Senior ScamWhen an 85-year-old man came in for a $2,400 money gram Tuesday, a Jewel Osco employee immediately caught on. CBS 2's Audrina Bigos reports.
Don't Fall For Scammers When Donating To Harvey ReliefThe Better Business Bureau serving Chicago and Northern Illinois is warning consumers that scammers can use emergencies, like Hurricane Harvey, as an opportunity to take people's money.
Man Posing As Home Owner Scams Single MomA mother in the South suburbs moved into a dream house with her kids, only to learn she had been scammed. She now faces eviction.
Phone Thieves Lay Trap For VictimsThe newest scam surfaced after phone thefts at Chicago's Lollapalooza. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Armed Robbers Posing As Ride-Sharing Service On North SideArmed robbers posing as a ride-sharing service have targeted North Side neighborhoods from Lincoln Park to River North in recent months.
Illinois State Police: Phone Scammers Are Impersonating CopsVictims have received calls from someone who falsely claims to be raising money for police officers who have died in the line of duty.
Con Artists Target Earnings Of Uber DriversA caller says they're from corporate and then demands login information for the driver's Uber account. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Suburban Immigration Lawyer Gets 15 Months For Asylum ScamRobert Dekelaita cheated the immigration system like “a well-oiled machine,” the feds say.
Man Admits Faking Heisman Trophy As Part Of $10M ScamJohn Rogers knew it was wrong to make a fake Billy Sims Heisman Trophy to get a $100,000 loan.
Beware Of Storm-Chasing Contractors, Officials SayContractors are already swooping in after Tuesday’s treacherous weather that included tornadoes and baseball-sized hail.
Experts Warn Of Fake Emotional Posts On FacebookWhen you can't help but show empathy, you may actually be falling victim to an online scam that is going viral.