Warning: Jury Duty Phone Scam Demands Payment For Failure To AppearScammers are posing as a law enforcement official in order to demand payment from residents for failing to appear for jury duty.
Phishing Scam Targets iPhone Users' iCloud Accounts With Bogus Text AlertiPhone users are the target of a new phishing scam aimed at stealing their iCloud information.
Alameda Co. DA Warns Of Phone Scammers Claiming To Be From IRSThe Alameda County District Attorney’s Office warned people Monday about scams in which callers who claim they’re from the Internal Revenue Service or other government agencies.
Craigslist Not Finding Most Scam Rental Listings, Study ShowsCraigslist is not spotting more than half of the scam rental listings posted on their site, according to a new study from New York University.
Scammers Call Posing As Microsoft Employees To Fix Computer VirusResidents in Santa Cruz County are warned to be aware of a scam targeting people with Microsoft computers.
Santa Cruz Police Warn Of Kidnapping Scam After 3 Families TargetedSanta Cruz police are warning residents to be aware of a kidnapping scam that occurred to three families this weekend, police said.
SFPD Issues Warning Of 'Mystery Shopper' Mail ScamPolice are warning the public about a 'mystery shopper' mail scam.
Scammer Selling Fake Armani Leather Jackets Tries To Dupe Campbell ShopperCampbell police were warning the public of a designer jacket scam that one shopper almost gave in.
Suspect Held, Additional Victims Sought In Oakland Sex-For-Employment ScamOakland police said Friday that they're investigating a sex-for-jobs scam in which one victim has been identified and a suspect is in custody.
San Rafael Grandmother Scammed Out Of $50K By Caller Posing As GrandsonThe 83-year-old victim said the caller sounded like her grandson and told her he had been arrested in Florida and needed $50,000 to bail out of jail.
Scammers Target Valley Fire Victims In Napa, Lake CountiesOfficials in Napa and Lake counties said people are scamming survivors of the Valley Fire through social media by asking evacuees’ for their addresses.
Scammers Target Santa Cruz County Grandparents With Bogus Distress Phone Calls From GrandkidsThe calls are well rehearsed and dramatically presented in order for the grandparent to react emotionally and immediately.