Multiple accounts of the social networking and media sharing site Pinterest were apparently hacked by a spammer with a fixation on women’s rear ends.
Buyers beware, Cyber Monday is the biggest online shopping day of the year; and with so much money changing hands on one day, it’s Christmas-come-early for online scammers.
The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office announced an arrest Wednesday in a scam that cost an East Bay couple nearly $6,000 for nonexistent tickets to the Super Bowl.
A noted scammer was arrested again near San Francisco’s Pier 39 over the weekend after allegedly posing as a parking lot attendant and taking money from unsuspecting drivers
Police are on the lookout for two suspects who tore through a pocket in a woman’s pants and stole her cash in Pleasant Hill Saturday afternoon.
Payday loans are often a last resort for people in need of cash, but they can include high interest rates and even harassing phone calls. But at least one consumer tells us they can also be an ourtright scam.