12 Scams Of Christmas: BBB Warns Of Top Consumer Fraud TricksThe holiday season is all about spending time with loved ones and celebrating the Spirit of Christmas. Unfortunately, this is when scammers prey on people’s holiday spirit, busy schedules, and generosity the most.
2 Men Wanted In $4,000 Scam Targeting Elderly In Oakland County [VIDEO]One of the suspects was caught on security camera.
State: 'Deceptive' Detroit-Area Firefighters Charity Has Distributed Only $5,500 Of $4.2 Million Raised"This is another example of a sympathetic cause -- firefighters and those losing their homes from fire -- being exploited by scammers."
Police Searching For 2 Men Posing As Contractors To Scam ElderlyOne suspect distracts the resident, while the other enters the home and steals valuables.
Plymouth Man Charged With Larceny In Home Improvement ScamKurt Matthew Siebert, who owns Elite Blind Drapery & Shutter Services, is being held on a $75K bond.
Scam Alert: Crooks Look To Exploit Flint Water Crisis“I don’t want to spread further fear in our community but, I also want our residents to be extra careful..."
Don't Get Too Caught Up In Powerball Fever, You Might Be Getting ScammedIf you've bought a ticket for Wednesday's Powerball drawing, you'll want to read this.
Elderly Woman Loses $14,000 In Con Outside West Bloomfield Kroger [SUSPECT PHOTOS]"The gained her trust. They spent almost an hour with her with different role-players..."
Ex-Detroit Cop Gets 57 Months In Prison For Pension Fund ScamPaul Stewart's defense attorney believes his race was a factor.
Former Business Owner Warns Of Collections Scam Using Company Name, His IDDoug Steward owned a company in Jackson by the name of Chelsea Grinding. He sold it to a competitor last year and so, basically, the day-to-day operations have ceased
Police Warn Of Phony Cop Phone Scam Targeting 734 Area CodeCanton police put out a warning about a police impostor.
Westland Man Arrested For Fraud In Sidewalk Repair ScamPolice say Tony Ross ripped off an elderly Westland woman.

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