Tag: fraud alert
By Chris Trlica
Just as the word “e-commerce” has come to refer to a menagerie of different specialized markets, so e-commerce credit card fraud comes in many different guises. As the great pace of retail evolution dictates that retailers’ transaction processes are constantly changing, so the frauds change with them.
In a bid to Read More
Most people know that con artists sending legitimate-looking emails that attempt to induce individuals to reveal personal information, such as passwords and credit card numbers, is known as phishing.
The latest major email phishing scam was reported on Monday. This time, it was about Netflix. An email with the subject line Read More
An active investigation is underway after police said a shoplifting suspect was shot in Knightdale, North Carolina, Monday evening. Police said they were investigating a larceny at the Walmart on Knightdale Boulevard about 6 p.m. when the shoplifting suspect ran from officers into a nearby office building and was shot Read More
A man who may have been trying to intervene in a convenience store theft Sunday morning in North Las Vegas was struck and killed by a vehicle driven by the female suspect, according to city police. The man later died at a hospital where he was rushed in critical condition, Read More
Nationwide mall theft ring accused of shoplifting $20M of high-end merchandise
For at least the past decade, Tijuana vendors put in special orders for designer merchandise, dispatching teams of shoplifters to malls around the country to steal more than $20 Million in loot that could be sold at lower prices in Read More
Authorities say a Good Samaritan was wounded early Saturday morning when he was attacked with an ax while offering to pay for a shoplifting suspect’s items at a 7-Eleven in West Hollywood, California. The incident occurred at about 4:05 a.m. at a 7-Eleven located at 7950 Santa Monica Blvd. According Read More
A shoplifting suspect died Sunday after being hit by a vehicle while trying to run from police, officials said. Tarrant County Medical Examiner officials identified the deceased man on Monday as Michael Batey, 39. A city of residence was not listed. North Richland Hills police in Texas had been dispatched Read More