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Police warn public about lottery scam | Hawaii 24/7

Hawaiʻi Island police are alerting the public about apparent lottery scams that have resurfaced. A Hilo resident received a letter from the “International Lotto Commission,” which purported to orig… 159 more words


Guarding against internet identity thefts

 In the last five years, 41% of Americans have faced credit, debit or prepaid card fraud, and about half of people who engage in “risky behavior” such as, writing down a pin number or throwing away documents with banking information on them, end up being victims. 384 more words

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When Walls Have Eyes

It is during times like this thatI wonder why we never, ever listen to the well-meaning people of our lives, when they specifically ask us… 652 more words

Dirty Shorts Lead To Burglary Charges

DENVER (CBS4)– DNA linked investigators to a burglary suspect after he left behind a pair of shorts with fecal matter inside.

Denver’s District Attorney has formally charged a man in connection with the burglary of a preschool and church last year after DNA helped link him to the crime. 89 more words


Top Causes of Identity Theft

With all the news about security breaches from various companies and institutions, you would think that the internet is the most common way thieves steal your identity, but there are many other ways to have your personal information taken advantage of quickly.  239 more words

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Louisiana Attorney General announces 3rd arrest in $5 million identity theft scheme

BATON ROUGE, La. (WGNO) – Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell has announced the arrest of 26-year-old Jessica Clememts-Batiste in connection with a scheme that garnered more than 300 identities and more than $5 million in fraud. 112 more words


VIDEO: Frank Abagnale, the real man behind the movie "Catch Me If You Can"

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The AARP Fraud Watch Network and WGN Radio with host Lou Manfredini presented Frank Abagnale on protecting yourself from identity theft.  116 more words

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