Tag: Scam

Letter Scam Demands Bitcoin Payment

STUDIO CITY—A recent blackmail scam is demanding bitcoin as payment to keep information from leaking about potential extramarital affairs. Last week, residents around the Los...

Obama Is Like A Flu Shot

UNITED STATES—When Obama first took office I was happy. I was young, naïve and I thought it would be nice to have a good...

Dalila Moreno Charged With Running Immigration Services Scam

LOS ANGELES—A Los Angeles woman pleaded not guilty on Friday, January 12 to 17 felony counts for allegedly operating a fraudulent immigration services business,...

The Fox Outfoxed

UNITED STATES—The Wylie Empire included a hotel in a prime location on Skid Row—the elegantly named Palmer House on Wall St. (conveniently around the...

Woman Convicted For $200,000 Sweetheart Scam

LOS ANGELES—A woman was found guilty on Monday, July 25 after being involved in a sweetheart scam with an elderly man, according to the...

Beverly Hills Vehicle Collision Scam

BEVERLY HILLS—On Monday, December 28, the Beverly Hills Police Department released an advisory notice regarding a vehicle collision scam that had been reported by...

BHPD Warns Citizens Of Phone Scam

BEVERLY HILLS—A telephone scam targeting the residents of Beverly Hills has begun, according to the recent influx of reports on the crime. The Beverly...

Woman Arrested for Fake Check Scam

WEST HOLLYWOOD—A woman who responded to a Craigslist ad and purchased a camera from a local male resident with a fraudulent cashier’s check was...

Man Sentenced For Telemarketing Scam

MALIBU —On March 15, a man received a sentencing of five and a half years in federal prison and was ordered to reimburse $2...
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