A handful of Bay Area residents are reporting they’ve been scammed by on-line sellers offering discounted tickets to Disneyland. The suspect ads all appeared on Craigslist in the past month.
State Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones says vulnerable segments of the population are often taken advantage of.
The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to be aware of a scam targeting the elderly after a woman in her 70s was taken for a ride, both literally and metaphorically speaking.
Palo Alto police are warning community members about a scam that typically targets the elderly and can cost victims thousands of dollars.