Counterfeit

Cyber Monday

Calif. Officials Remind ‘Cyber Monday’ Shoppers To Pay State Taxes

The California State Board of Equalization issued a reminder Monday that people who buy products from websites both within and outside the state must pay sales taxes, even if they are not charged at the time of sale.

11/26/2012

traffic generic

ConsumerWatch: Counterfeit Air Bags Called ‘Extreme Safety Risk’

Thousands of motorists may be driving cars and trucks installed with dangerous counterfeit bags and they should have them replaced at their own expense, the Obama administration warned Wednesday.

10/10/2012

Jeans. (CBS)

2,900 Pairs Of Counterfeit Levi Jeans Seized

Customs and Border Protection officials in Laredo on Thursday said the jeans were falsely labeled as Levi Strauss & Co. products.

06/22/2012

Candlestick Park

49ers, SFPD Warn Fans About Counterfeit Playoff Tickets For Big Game

As Bay Area football fans gear up for Saturday’s big NFL divisional playoff game hosted at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, 49ers officials working with San Francisco police are reminding fans about possible counterfeit tickets.

01/14/2012

Bay Area Night Spots Seeing Plenty Of Realistic Fake IDs From China

Chinese companies appear to be flooding the U.S. with very realistic looking fake drivers licenses, and according to both local and federal law enforcement it is a growing concern.

09/20/2011

Sonoma Co. Man Accused Of Making Fake IDs, Credit Cards

A Penngrove man is suspected of running a counterfeit drivers’ license and credit card operation from his home, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said.

CBS San Francisco–08/25/2011

(AP)

San Francisco Giants Counterfeit Souvenirs Donated To Charity

Thousands of counterfeit items that were seized during the San Francisco Giants playoff run last year are now headed off to help the children of Haiti.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/28/2011

Prescription Drugs

ConsumerWatch: Beware Of Prescription Fakes Sold Online

The internet has become a shopping outlet for medications without a prescription, but health organizations warn that many of those drugs can be counterfeit and even dangerous.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/02/2011

Prison bars, generic, crime

Oakland Woman Gets 18 Months Prison For Bogus Traveler’s Checks

An Oakland woman has been given 18 months in prison for passing counterfeit traveler’s checks.

CBS San Francisco–06/01/2011

(CBS)

East Bay Man Charged With Making Counterfeit Money

A Rodeo man was charged Friday for allegedly making counterfeit money and passing it on to local businesses, Hercules police said.

CBS San Francisco–05/27/2011

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