A Salinas woman hired by a Carmel family through an online service to assist in their home was arrested in Monterey County on suspicion of stealing the family’s financial information and using it to pay her bills and buy a new car.
A Sonoma County woman whom prosecutors say embezzled nearly $713,000 from the church where she worked for years has turned herself into authorities.
Edwin Parada, a one-time real estate agent in the Mission District, has been in jail for two years for his role in the large mortgage fraud scheme.
A $200,000 arrest warrant has been issued for a woman who failed to appear in court for a hearing on charges that she scammed more than a dozen San Francisco apartment seekers out of thousands of dollars, prosecutors said.
Healdsburg Youth Soccer League president and treasurer Kyle Joseph Hoffmann has pleaded no contest to stealing $53,000 from the league over a three-year period, Sonoma County District Attorney Jill Ravitch said.
A Hayward woman has been charged with 22 felony counts in connection with a large-scale and sophisticated identity theft operation, law enforcement officials said Monday.
A Vallejo man suspected of stealing 31 vehicles was arrested by California Highway Patrol officers on Thursday evening, CHP officials said.
Four people suspected of stealing a ring worth $25,000 from a Danville couple who advertised the jewelry on Craigslist were arrested Friday afternoon.
A man accused of posing as a licensed contractor and bilking a homeowner and day laborers out of thousands of dollars was arraigned on multiple felony counts.
A notorious con man was sentenced to 16 months in prison in San Mateo County Superior Court Friday morning for charges of grand theft and attempting to dissuade a witness, prosecutors said.