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San Francisco's "Outside Lands" Music & Arts Festival  (credit: Karl Walter/Getty Images)

Warning: Dozens Caught Selling Fake Tickets At Entrance To Outside Lands Festival In San Francisco

Police are warning festival goers to be wary that there are fraudulent scalpers making money selling phony passes. So far 35 have been arrested for selling the fake tickets outside the festival entrance.

08/09/2014

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San Jose Man Gets 4 Years In Prison For Selling Counterfeit CDs, DVDs

A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to four years in prison for his role in a copyright infringement scheme that involved selling counterfeit CDs and DVDs in Northern California.

07/24/2014

View of counterfeit dollar notes seized by the Department of Criminology (Dirincri) during a presentation to the press in Lima on October 29, 2013. About four million dollars and 422 thousand Euros were seized by the Peruvian Police from a specialized criminal organization. AFP PHOTO/ERNESTO BENAVIDES (Photo credit should read ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Santa Clara Police Looking For Man Who Attempted To Use Counterfeit $100 Bill At Drug Store

Police in Santa Clara are searching for a man who was captured on surveillance video attempting to pass a counterfeit $100 bill while making a purchase at a drug store on July 15, a spokesman said.

07/23/2014

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Man Beaten, Robbed By 6 Men In South San Francisco

A man was beaten and robbed by six men just after midnight Monday after he refused to provide change for a counterfeit bill, South San Francisco police said Wednesday.

05/14/2014

Daniel James Richards is accused of making more than $1,000 worth of counterfeit $10 and $20 bills in a Morgan Hill motel room. Richards is also accused of methamphetamine possession. (Morgan Hill Police Department)

Morgan Hill Man Accused Of Making $1,000 In Counterfeit Bills

Morgan Hill police, working with the U.S. Secret Service to investigate a recent rash of counterfeit bills, arrested a man on Tuesday on suspicion of making phony $10 and $20 bills in a motel room, a police spokesman said.

11/07/2013

(CBS)

Stolen Vehicle Leads To ‘Large Amount’ Of Counterfeit Money, 3 Arrests In Morgan Hill

Two men and a woman were arrested Monday in Morgan Hill after police found a large quantity of counterfeit U.S. currency inside a hotel room, Morgan Hill police said.

09/11/2013

Some of the counterfeit items seized at Nicky’s European Fashion in Burlingame. (Burlingame Police Dept.)

Hundreds Of Counterfeit Goods Seized At Burlingame Retail Shop

Burlingame police confiscated 400 pieces of counterfeit designer items from a retail shop last week.

06/04/2013

(CBS)

5 Jailed In San Mateo For Meth, Pot, Weapons, Counterfeiting, ID Theft

An alleged attempt to use fraudulent gift cards in a downtown San Mateo store this week led to the arrest of five San Jose residents on counterfeiting, drug and weapon charges.

02/02/2013

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49ers Urge Fans To Beware Of Counterfeit Playoff Tickets

The San Francisco 49ers were warning their fans to be wary of fake tickets circulating for Saturday’s NFC Divisional Playoff matchup with the Green Bay Packers at Candlestick Park.

01/12/2013

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100+ Fake DMV Tags Found In Monterey Couple’s Car During Drug Arrest

A man and a woman were arrested late Sunday after a sheriff’s deputy searched their car and found drugs and about 130 forged car registration tags, the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office said.

11/27/2012

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