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Tax scam (WBZ-TV)

Public Records Used To Scam Mass. Taxpayers

Massachusetts taxpayers and homeowners are being warned of a new scam.

03/11/2014

Threatening text messages to Mass. mom. (WBZ-TV

Lynnfield Mother Living In Fear After Phone Scam

There are new warnings from law enforcement officials about a kidnapping scam that has targeted parents all over Massachusetts.

01/23/2014

A Revere mom was the victim of phone scam. (WBZ-TV)

Revere Mom Warns Of “Terrifying” Phone Scam

Investigators believe the caller was in Puerto Rico, and they believe the scammer gathered the information from Facebook and other social media.

01/17/2014

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NH Police Warn Of Elaborate Job Scam

Police in Merrimack, N.H., are telling people to be on the lookout for an elaborate job scam that could result in identity theft.

10/23/2013

Linda Do (Suffolk County DA photo)

Boston Travel Agent Accused Of Scamming Customers

The victims, most of whom were from the greater Boston area, lost approximately $16,000 as a result of the scheme.

10/10/2013

Taxis sit in a flooded lot after Hurricane Sandy October 30, 2012 in Hoboken, New Jersey.  (Photo by Michael Bocchieri/Getty Images)

Mass. Sees Spike In Hurricane Sandy Car Title Scams

The RMV is warning consumers to watch out for scammers selling cars with reconstructed titles that mask vehicles damaged during Hurricane Sandy.

08/03/2013

Sisters Lorraine Fitzgerald and Rachel Petchell

Elderly Sisters Scammed By ‘Handyman’ In Manchester, NH

Two sisters in Manchester, New Hampshire thought the men that came to their home were going to mow the lawn. Instead, the men stole from them and took off.

07/19/2013

Woman in a wheelchair. (File image)

More Passengers Requesting Wheelchairs To Save Time At Airport

Airlines say there is little they can do because they can’t ask any questions about a person’s disability.

06/03/2013

Money transfer

Abington Man Targeted By Kidnapping Scam With New Twist

According to Rockland and Abington Police there have been a number of reports of people receiving phone calls on their cell phones and being told their children have been kidnapped.

05/29/2013

Attorney General Martha Coakley

Coakley Issues Charity Scam Warning After Boston Marathon Bombings

Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley wants people to be aware of potential charity scams related to the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/17/2013

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