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Deutsch’s Senior Scam Education Bill Passed In City Council

Councilmember Chaim Deutsch's Senior Scam Education bill passed unanimously through City Council and was signed into law on August 31st. Last week, Deutsch received a...

Con Artists Targeting Asian Women With ‘Cursed Jewelry’ Scam Again, Say...

Cops are looking for five women in connection to a citywide scam in which the perps approach middle-aged Asian women and persuade them that their...

Feds Uncover $38 Million Medicaid Scam At Sheepshead & Gravesend Clinics

  Five people were charged Monday with orchestrating a $38 million Medicaid and Medicare scam at clinics throughout Sheepshead Bay and Gravesend, according to the...

Insurance Agent Who Scammed Elderly Jumps Off 69th Street Pier​

The insurance agent who admitted to ripping off seniors by selling them faux polices at his Dyker Heights office has tried to kill himself, reports the New York Post. Paul...

Oil Delivery Scam Defrauded MS 51, Says Manhattan DA

MS 51 -- William Alexander Middle School is among scores of victims cheated by oil companies in a city-wide scam to short customers on their...

Oil Delivery Scam Defrauded PS 20, Brooklyn Tech, And The Brooklyn...

P.S. 20, Brooklyn Technical High School, and the Brooklyn War Memorial at Cadman Plaza are among scores of victims cheated by oil companies in a...

Three Managers Of Two Local Medical Centers Accused Of Running $61...

View image | gettyimages.com The feds unveiled charges against 243 people in 17 cities across the nation as part of the largest nationwide medical fraud...

Three Managers Of Two Local Medical Centers Accused Of Running $61...

View image | gettyimages.com The feds unveiled charges against 243 people in 17 cities across the nation as part of the largest nationwide medical fraud...

Judge Orders Local Attorney Gennady Litvin To Halt Fraudulent Mortgage Rescue...

A judge has ordered a Midwood law firm and its lead attorney, Gennady Litvin, to immediately end illegal business practices that included phony claims that it...

Phone Scammers Threaten Victims With Arrest For Unpaid Taxes, Utility Bills

Phones scammers targeting New Yorkers are getting more sophisticated than ever, pols warn. The latest scam threatens victims with arrest for unpaid taxes or utility...

Phone Scammers Threaten Victims With Arrest For Unpaid Taxes, Utility Bills

Phones scammers targeting New Yorkers are getting more sophisticated than ever, pols warn. The latest scam threatens victims with arrest for unpaid taxes or utility...

Bogus Charges On Your Cell Phone Bill? You Can Get Money...

Cell phone companies are doling out millions of dollars in refunds after agreeing to stop a slew of shady billing practices called "cramming," but few...

Bogus Charges On Your Cell Phone Bill? You Can Get Money...

Cell phone companies are doling out millions of dollars in refunds after agreeing to stop a slew of shady billing practices called "cramming," but...

Phone Scammers Threaten Victims With Arrest For Unpaid Taxes, Utility Bills

Phones scammers targeting New Yorkers are getting more sophisticated than ever, pols warned. The latest scam threatens victims with arrest for unpaid taxes or utility...

Phone Scammers Threaten Victims With Arrest For Unpaid Taxes, Utility Bills

Phones scammers targeting New Yorkers are getting more sophisticated than ever, pols warned this week. The latest scam threatens victims with arrest for unpaid taxes or...