Scared Milpitas Mom Wires Ransom Money To Caller Posing As Her Daughter's KidnapperA Milpitas mom answered the phone and heard a female voice screaming "Mom, please help me! Someone grabbed me and I am in a van," It was a scam.
Sausalito Woman Bilked $120,000 In Florida Computer ScamA Florida man was arrested Saturday in connection with a computer scam in which he allegedly stole over $100,000 from a Sausalito resident.
Man Indicted In Alleged $11 Million African Diamond Export ScamProsecutors say a dual U.S. and Swiss citizen lied to investors, saying he was directly importing diamonds and gold from the Democratic Republic of Congo to Europe, Asia and the U.S.
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.