Florida Man Scammed Elderly, Including Mass. Residents, Into Mailing Boxes Of CashA Florida man has pleaded guilty to a charge that he defrauded more than two dozen elderly people out of nearly $1 million, including Massachusetts victims.
More Than 550 Worcester City Workers Targeted In Insurance Benefits ScamAbout 100 people who work for the Fire Department and another 100 who work for the schools have been affected.
Melrose Contractors Targeting Elderly In Home Improvement Scam, Police SayResidents in Melrose are being warned about an ongoing home improvement scam targeting elderly people.
Local Police Warn Of Venmo ScamThere's a Venmo scam going around, police in Dighton say.
Babysitter Scammed Out Of Hundreds By Man Using 9-Year-Old, Foreclosed HouseNorth Reading Police are looking to identify a man who allegedly scammed a babysitter out of hundreds of dollars by telling her to buy him gift cards.
I-Team: Growing Scam Targets Home Buyers, Steals Huge Down PaymentsJust in the last year, the FBI in New England reported hackers stole more than $53 million using this scam.
'It Seemed So Real': Scammers Steal $5,000 From Mansfield VeteranRonald Webster of Mansfield is embarrassed to say he was scammed out of thousands of dollars from people claiming to be with the Social Security Fraud Department.
FBI Alert: Hackers Are Trying To Reroute Your Direct DepositThe FBI warning comes as cyber criminals target the online payroll accounts of employees in a variety of industries.
Massachusetts Treasurer Warns Of Unclaimed Property ScamState Treasurer Deb Goldberg said that fake documents are being sent out claiming to be from her office as part of an attempt to scam residents.
Gardner Police Warn About Phony Flyers Linked To Real BusinessScammers are trying to take homeowners to the cleaners in Central Massachusetts. The business is legit, but the information is not.
I-Team: Victims Lose Billions Of Dollars Globally From Sophisticated SchemeThis Bourne homeowner’s tale is just another example of a devastating scam that successfully targets everyone from big businesses to individual homeowners.
Scam Alert: If Your Own Phone Number Calls You, Don't Pick UpThe scam is tricking victims into giving away precious information by calling them from what appears to be their own phone numbers.
Attorney General Warns Of Scams Targeting ImmigrantsScammers are attempting to swindle people out of money by pretending to be qualified to provide immigration legal advice or services.
No Jail For Man Who Collected $76,000 In Fake Charity ScamZachary Noonan was sentenced to three years' probation, ordered to pay restitution and seek mental health treatment.
Somerville Police Warn Of Phone Scam After Officer's DeathPolice in Somerville are warning residents of a phone scam for a fund purportedly set up in honor of fallen officer Louis Remigio.