Sandy Township, PA – A Sandy Township woman fell victim to what's known as the "grandparent scam", losing $8,500 to someone claiming that her grandson had been in an accident and she needed to pay money for bail.Sandy Township Police are investigating an incident... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – After a slew of unemployment benefit scams continues not just in PA but across the country, officials are reminding Pennsylvanians to be vigilant of fraud and the warning signs and steps to take if they become a victim. *** Harrisburg, PA... Read More.
Lawrence Township, PA – Two big scams are hitting the Clearfield County area, and police want you to be on the lookout so you're not the next victim.Lawrence Township Police Department gave an update on two scams, one involving someone claiming to be from... Read More.
DuBois, PA - The DuBois City Police warn that a scam artist is impersonating them, attempting to get you to pay a fake fine.The City Police say it's been brought to their attention that there is a phone number by 814-305-6711 stating they are... Read More.
Morrisdale, PA - A Clearfield County woman lost $17,500 in a gift card scam recently.The unnamed 66-year-old woman from Morrisdale told State Police in Clearfield that she fell victim to the scam on June 14.She was told that someone would pay her $350,000 if... Read More.
Farmington Township, PA - A 75-year-old woman was convinced by a scam artist to send $2,000 in gift cards to someone pretending to be from Verizon.State Police in Marienville say they were contacted by the unnamed 75-year-old Leeper woman on June 7.She told them... Read More.
Cooper Township, PA - A Clearfield County man lost $4,000 to a gift card scam in which he was told that the US government was going to arrest him if he didn't pay,The 65-year-old man from Lanse, PA, was contacted by an unknown suspect... Read More.
Summerville, PA – Summerville woman lost more than $8,000 to a scam when she sent the money to someone on the internet who she had never met in person.The unnamed 47-year-old woman sent a total of $8,139.93 in money transfers and gift cards between... Read More.
DuBois, PA - As the temperatures are warming back up and people are starting new projects on their homes, police are warning you to be on the lookout for scams and con artists.Captain Wayne C Kline, Commanding Officer, Pennsylvania State Police, Troop C, would... Read More.
Strattanville, PA – A woman was scammed out of $5,000 when she gave money to unknown person, thinking that she was investing in Bitcoin.The 69-year-old Strattanville woman wired $5,000 to the person in January. Later, the unknown suspect was unable to provide any evidence... Read More.