After Catching On To Scam Attempt, Woman Wants To Warn Others Against Norton Security Impostor; 'It Started Getting Stranger And Stranger'Brenda Clark knows a thing or two about money after spending 20 years in the banking industry. That includes the tricks that fraudsters use to scam you out of your hard-earned money.
Bitcoin Investor 'Sick To My Stomach' After Being Scammed Out Of $7,000“The money that they show you that you gain is just a trick,” Lindsey Walton said of Cynthia Wallace's website, Auto Virtual Options, for trading Bitcoin.
NW Indiana Police Seek More Possible Victims Of 'Sweetheart Swindler'Lenard Adams claimed to be a neurosurgeon raising money for charity, and called himself variations of the name Sean Christopher West, according to Hobart Police Lt. James Gonzales.
Officials: Slow Justice At Fault In Chicago Man's Long ConThe Illinois Attorney General's office sued the owner of a remodeling company almost 30 years ago, accusing him of taking money from property owners for work that was either shoddy or never done. Without admitting wrongdoing, Mark Diamond agreed to change his ways, but authorities say he merely changed up his scheme.
Trucker Pleads Guilty To Scamming Devin HesterGregg Steinnagel, 53, promised quick, large profits to Hester if he invested with a pal, then kept the cash for himself.
State Warns Of Disaster Relief ScamsThe state is trying to prevent Illinois tornado victims from becoming victims of scam artist contractors.
Cell Phone Picture Leads Police To Alleged Scam ArtistA cell phone picture helped police in Lincolnshire catch an alleged scammer.
Mount Prospect Police Warn Of 'Car Accident' ScamMount Prospect police say a scam artist is knocking on doors in the northwest suburbs.