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Con artists target seniors in broad daylight

Senior citizens are being targeted by con artists in Montgomery County.

Friday - 08/09/2013, 07:44am EDT

Tags: Montgomery County, Scam, Nick Iannelli, seniors, Bethesda, North Bethesda, Montrose Crossing Shopping Center

D.C. power customers say Starion ripped them off

More than 100 D.C. residents say they thought they were getting a good deal when they signed on with third party power providers to cut their power bills. Instead, they told the D.C. Public Service Commission, they got ripped off.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 05:30pm EDT

Tags: Public Service Commission, Starion, pepco, power companies, Kate Ryan, Scam

Using your number to scam others

It may not affect victim's bank accounts, but a phone scam is unnerving on Maryland woman and it could easily happen to anyone.

Monday - 06/24/2013, 02:05pm EDT

Tags: Scam, spoofed

Montgomery Co. Police: Scam phone calls on rise

Montgomery County Police say that fraudulent phone calls, looking to separate you from your personal information or your money, have been on a sharp rise in the past week.

Monday - 06/17/2013, 03:39am EDT

Tags: Scam, fraud, phone scam, kathy stewart, Montgomery County Police Department

SC man accused of posing as contractor in Md.

Frederick County officials say they're looking for a South Carolina man accused of posing as a home improvement contractor and ripping off an elderly resident.

Saturday - 05/25/2013, 06:02pm EDT

Tags: Frederick, Scam, contractor, elderly

Beware of door-to-door magazine sellers

It is almost as certain a sign of spring as the robins: Young people showing up at your front door offering specials on magazine subscriptions.

Thursday - 05/09/2013, 04:39pm EDT

Tags: Maryland, magazine, Scam, scams

Man accused of swindling ex-Va. lawmaker's family

A Louisa County man is accused of swindling an imprisoned former Virginia legislator's family in a bogus pardon scheme.

Friday - 04/26/2013, 01:42pm EDT

Tags: Phil Hamilton, Louisa County, Newport News, crime, Scam, courts

Arlington police warn of utility scam

The Arlington County Police Department is warning of a scam that's targeting local residents.

Thursday - 04/04/2013, 03:45pm EDT

Tags: ARLNow, Arlington County Police Department, Scam

Police warn of utility scam targeting seniors

Fairfax County police are investigating a new scam targeting the county's older adults.

Tuesday - 03/05/2013, 01:55pm EST

Tags: police, Scam, elderly, utility company, crime

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