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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

Ikponmwosa Ogiugo (Credit: Woburn Police)

Newspaper Delivery Man Charged With Identity Theft In Mass.

A 22-year-old Reading man is under house arrest, after allegedly scamming Woburn residents out of at least $225,000 dollars.

03/12/2013

Hingham Police Chief Michael Peraino

Scammers Target Hingham Police Chief

Hingham Police Chief Michael Peraino received two checks in the mail for over $5,000.

02/25/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mass. AG Files Lawsuit In Alleged Wedding Video Scam

Massachusetts AG Martha Coakley claims in a civil action filed this week that a wedding videography company scammed dozens of newlywed couples.

01/10/2013

(Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

NStar Warns Electricity Customers About ‘Green Dot’ Payment Scam

NStar issued a warning Wednesday about a growing scam that’s targeting its electricity customers.

12/19/2012

MBTA

3 Plead Guilty In Fake MBTA Pass Scheme

The Massachusetts attorney general says it was the biggest fare evasion scheme in the agency’s history.

06/14/2012

Badboyclientlist.com claims to expose men who mistreat escorts.

Local Men Accused Of Mistreating Escorts Say It’s A Scam

The website posts personal information about the men. Then they are contacted by a supposed attorney who says they can pay $4,000 to get their names taken off.

06/13/2012

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