Fraud & Scam News

July 27, 2015: Fraud Using Spoofed Phone Numbers for EPD and Other Agencies

Over the past few months there have been numerous incidents nationwide where fraud perpetrators have used false (spoofed) caller ID information to impersonate government officials. Read the full article...

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April 02, 2015: Tax Related Fraud

Every year during tax season scammers and identity thieves attempt to take advantage of unsuspecting taxpayers. Unfortunately, this sort of fraud is on the rise across the United States. Read the full article...

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April 10, 2014: IRS Alert: Financial Fraud Targeting Students

International students on some campuses have received suspicious telephone calls from someone claiming to be an IRS agent. The caller claims that the student owes a large amount of money to the IRS and there is a warrant for his or her arrest.  The caller demands that a partial payment be made to avoid arrest. Read the full article...

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