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Detroit Man Arrested In Apparent Bottle Return Scam

Kroger’s fraud investigators told police the man and another suspect are responsible for over $2,000 in fraudulent bottle returns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2013

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Conferences Aim To Protect Senior Citizens From Theft, Fraud

Two conferences are coming to metro Detroit next week to help prevent theft and fraud against senior citizens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2013

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Police: Woman Loses Money In Quest For Monkey

Police in Battle Creek have advised a woman that she shouldn’t expect to see a monkey, or her money.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2013

Police are looking to identify these people in connection with multiple quick-change crimes in Howell. (Courtesy: Livingston County Sheriff's Department)

Cops Search For Quick-Change Con Artist

Police are looking for the crook who pulled off quick-change scams at at least two businesses in Livingston County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2013

Mich. Man Gets 20 Years For Fleecing Inmates’ Kin

A federal judge has sentenced a man to 20 years in prison and ordered him to make $2M in restitution for defrauding the families of inmates

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

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Medical Alert Scam Targets Seniors

A new scam involves telemarketer-type calls to elderly people with medical issues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2013

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Waterford Travel Agent Charged With Stealing Clients’ Money

A Waterford woman who ran a travel agency out of her home has been charged with stealing money from clients.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2013

Winans Scion Fails To Get Fraud Sentence Delayed

A judge won’t extend the deadline for Michael Winans Jr. to report to federal prison for financial fraud.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2013

Mich. Man Wants To Drop Guilty Plea In $2M Scam

A Michigan man who reaped $2 million by telling inmates that he could spring them from prison wants to withdraw his guilty plea after learning he could face decades behind bars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2013

Jury Convicts Father, Son Of Defrauding Investors

A Brighton-area investment manager and his son have been found guilty in a $50 million scheme to defraud hundreds of investors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013

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