Attorney General William Tong is urging Connecticut residents to be on alert for utility scams Monday.
If you click on the link, cybercriminals can steal your identity, empty your bank account, or install malware in your phone.
Money transfer apps like Venmo, Zell and Cash App have been growing in popularity during the pandemic — but 8News has uncovered scammers have found a way with to use Cash App to con you of your cash.
East Hampton police are saying residents have been receiving phone calls from scammers claiming they are from the Publishers Clearing House (PCH).
A former aide who helped ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh fraudulently sell her self-published children’s books to nonprofits was sentenced Friday to more than two years in federal prison. Gary Brown Jr. apologized for his actions and expressed regret for bringing shame to his family and friends before U.S. District Judge Deborah Chasanow sentenced him to […]
BOSTON (AP) — TV actresses. A well-known fashion designer. Business leaders. Entrepreneurs. One by one, they have admitted to using their wealth to bribe and cheat their kids’ ways into top universities across the country, often as athletic recruits for sports their children didn’t even play. The highest-profile defendants who were left in what’s been […]
NEW YORK (AP) — A May 2021 trial date was set Monday for Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, on charges that he cheated donors to a group seeking to fund a southern border wall. Bannon, 66, of Washington, D.C., was audible but not visible on a video screen as he appeared for […]
Former White House adviser Steve Bannon was arrested Thursday on charges that he and three others ripped off donors to an online fundraising scheme “We Build The Wall.”
The pandemic has a lot of people banking online for the very first time to avoid contact with people at their local branches.
Connecticut’s Attorney General, William Tong, has issued a warning about scammers during cleanup efforts from Isaias.