Oakland County Residents Targeted In Jury Duty Scam"I'm completely outraged. I cannot believe that anyone would take advantage of any citizen, especially in the name of jury duty," said Oakland County Chief Judge Nanci Grant.
Detroit Man Charged With Using Religion To Pull Off Mortgage ScamA Detroit man is accused of using religion to gain the confidence of people with mortgage problems and steal more than $300,000.
Judge OKs Plea Deal In $50M Ponzi SchemeA judge has accepted a new plea deal from a Detroit-area financial manager who helped the government prosecute his partner in a real estate scheme that ended with nearly $50 million in losses.
Scam Bilks Farmington Hills Man Out Of Nearly $4KA Farmington Hills man was swindled out of nearly four-thousand dollars by someone claiming to be with the IRS.
Scam Alert: Thief Poses As DTE Energy EmployeeSterling Heights police say a resident was scammed out of hundreds of dollars over the phone.
Feds Want $44.5M In Restitution In Bravata CaseFederal prosecutors want a Detroit-area investment manager and his son to pay $44.5 million in restitution for a real-estate scheme that crashed during the recession.
Phone Scammers Posing As Michigan State Police The scammer tells the caller that there is a warrant for their arrest and to avoid being picked up by the police, they must pay a fine.
Detroit Man Arrested In Apparent Bottle Return ScamKroger’s fraud investigators told police the man and another suspect are responsible for over $2,000 in fraudulent bottle returns.
Conferences Aim To Protect Senior Citizens From Theft, FraudTwo conferences are coming to metro Detroit next week to help prevent theft and fraud against senior citizens.
Police: Woman Loses Money In Quest For MonkeyPolice in Battle Creek have advised a woman that she shouldn't expect to see a monkey, or her money.
Cops Search For Quick-Change Con ArtistPolice are looking for the crook who pulled off quick-change scams at at least two businesses in Livingston County.
Mich. Man Gets 20 Years For Fleecing Inmates' KinA 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
Medical Alert Scam Targets SeniorsA new scam involves telemarketer-type calls to elderly people with medical issues.
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.
Winans Scion Fails To Get Fraud Sentence DelayedA judge won't extend the deadline for Michael Winans Jr. to report to federal prison for financial fraud.