Federal Agents Raid Bay Area Homes In Counterfeiting InvestigationFederal agents raided homes in the Bay Area on Wednesday over an alleged multi-million dollar operation involving counterfeit cash.
Morgan Hill Man Accused Of Making $1,000 In Counterfeit BillsMorgan 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.
Fake Giants Merchandise Seized At World Series Donated To NeedyHundreds of counterfeit San Francisco Giants shirts, caps and other souvenir gear has been donated to a relief organization after federal agents seized them from vendors outside AT&T Park during the 2012 World Series, according to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Counterfeit Cash Leads Hercules Police To Arrest 5 SuspectsOne man’s purchase at a Hercules convenience store using counterfeit cash led police to arrest five suspects on suspicion of possessing an array of stolen property and other charges, police said.
Man Arrested In Pinole Accused Of Counterfeit Cash Spending SpreeA Southern California man was arrested earlier this week after allegedly attempting to pay for merchandise with a counterfeit $100 bill at a Big 5 Sporting Goods store in Pinole.
Cash Counterfeit Operation Discovered During Santa Rosa House SearchSonoma County sheriff investigators last week searched a Santa Rosa home and found a cash counterfeit operation and drugs.
San Jose Man Found With Hundreds Of Counterfeit DVDsA 23-year-old San Jose man was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of counterfeit trademark when he was allegedly pulled over with more than 800 counterfeit DVDs of major studio releases, a Santa Clara County sheriff’s sergeant said.