Two contractors have already been busted for trying to pull scams on residents who are looking to rebuild.
Legislation sent to the governor’s desk Tuesday intends to crack down on people who try to make immigrants pay unnecessary fees for driver’s licenses.
South San Francisco police are warning residents about a scam involving the online classified ads website Craigslist.
In the fifth and final part of our special Cover Story Series, KCBS reporter Doug Sovern looks at several proposed solutions to the housing crunch, which all may take some time to make a difference as Bay Area rents and home prices keep rising.
In part four of the KCBS Cover Story Series, “Through the Roof,” Doug Sovern looks at some of the rip-offs and cons that have plagued Bay Area renters during the latest boom.
KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said people should be aware of warning signs before having an online relationship.
The “ghost scam” continues to victimize seniors, particularly Asian women, in the Bay Area. It’s a crime so serious that the San Francisco District Attorney is personally getting the word out to potential victims.
The Better Business Bureau warns that this prime season for politics can also be a prime season for certain scams.
San Francisco police are warning the public about scam artists who are targeting elderly Asian women in the city’s Sunset District.
It’s less than a month before the April 17th tax filing deadline. While taxpayers and accountants are getting busy, so are criminals.