Mich. Laws Target ATM Skimmers, Crash SolicitorsSnyder signed several bills Thursday, including a five-bill package that creates criminal penalties for using "skimmer" devices to record information off ATM cards.
Man Wanted For ID Theft In 3 CountiesHomeland Security agents are looking for a man wanted on suspicion of aggravated identity theft.
Man Found Living With Woman's Corpse In TrailerA 64-year-old Redford man is jailed after living several months in a trailer home with a dead body.
Event Notices From April 9The latest events and meetings from Michigan's technology-focused companies, groups, institutions and individuals.
8 Indicted After Identity Theft, Unemployment Benefits Scam Busted Eight individuals were indicted by a federal grand jury in Detroit on charges relating to identity theft, United States Attorney Barbara L. McQuade announced Friday.
BBB Names Top 10 Scams of 2011The Better Business Bureau of Eastern Michigan has divided scams into nine major categories and picked the top scam in each, plus our Scam of the Year.
FBI Looking For Suspect With Ties To MichiganA man with ties to Michigan is wanted by the FBI for his alleged participation in a credit card fraud scheme.
BBB Hosts Free Document Shredding, Computer Recycling Residents and small businesses are encouraged to take an important step in identity protection by attending BBB’s Secure Your ID Day community shred and computer recycling event on Saturday, October 22 at the BBB Office parking lot in Southfield.
BBB Advises College Students To Secure Their IdentityBecause college students are so susceptible to identity theft, the Better Business Bureau recommends that they take several simple steps to help protect themselves on campus.
BBB Advises Students: Secure Your Identity
Police: Waitress Stole Credit Info From 57 CustomersAuthorities say a Detroit-area waitress created dozens of credit cards with information stolen from restaurant customers.
BBB: Careful When Using Wi-Fi Networks That Aren't Your OwnThe Better Business Bureau of Detroit and Eastern Michigan and the Federal Trade Commission urges consumers to think ahead before surfing the Web on a Wi-Fi hotspot.
After Latest Breach, BBB Reminds: Be Careful With Personal DataOver the weekend, Citigroup, Inc., Walgreens, TiVo, Inc., Capital One Financial, Best Buy, Chase Bank and other large U.S. companies became victims of data breaches after a computer hacker hacked into the client customer files of online marketer Epsilon. Information obtained by the hacker included customer names and e-mails but did not include any financial or other sensitive information.
More EMU Students May Have Had IDs Stolen In Data BreachEastern Michigan University Thursday offered more information on the possible identity theft committed against students believed to have been committed by two former student employees.
Security Breach At Eastern Michigan UniversityAn investigation is underway at Eastern Michigan University, where the personal information of some students was compromised.