Police are warning some North Texas residents about a scam artist pretending to be with the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Dallas. The impostor has been targeting certain neighborhoods and pocketing cash, checks and credit card information.
If you receive an email from the BBB, you better make sure it’s authentic. Officials are monitoring three separate local email phishing campaigns, all pretending to be from the bureau.
A federal judge in Dallas has ordered 10 years in prison for the final defendant in a $13 million investment scheme mainly targeting the elderly.
It’s that time of year when deliveries and delivery notices become Christmas decorations around the front door. But CBS 11 News has learned the State of Texas is investigating one of the notices you may find.
A North Texas man has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison in a nearly $1 million investment scam involving trailer hitches.
A former Dallas police officer who led the city’s Crime Stoppers program is scheduled to be sentenced for her admitted role in running a rewards scam.
A federal judge in Texas has sentenced a man to 23 years in prison and ordered him to pay $13 million in restitution over an investment scam he ran out of his home in California.
The Federal Trade Commission is warning North Texans about mysterious, and sometimes scary, phone calls.
A Texas man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison and must repay nearly $500,000 for defrauding a St. Louis-area investor in a vending machine scam.
Residents in west Fort Worth notified the United States Postal Service Thursday of what appeared to be a phishing scam set up at a neighborhood mailbox.
More and more often, scammers and even legitimate advertisers are bombarding consumers with unsolicited text messages on their cell phones.
Many area residents will be requiring assistance from contractors after Tuesday’s storms. But consumers should watch out for potential scammers.