Archive for month: February, 2016

Man scams two women on Tinder

23 Feb
February 23, 2016

Manhattan District Attorney, Cyrus R Vance Jr, announced on Tuesday the prosecution of a 35 year old man after he conned two women he met on dating app Tinder, for a total of $26,000. Read more →

Online scams that still get the better of us

09 Feb
February 9, 2016

When the internet was first brought into the public eye around the beginning of the 21st century, it was understandable that people fell victim to scammers who utilised this new technology to carry out their attacks. However, after so many years of online fraud making front-page news, we are still falling victim to some attacks that have been around for years. Read more →

Investors lose $7.6bn in Chinese scam

02 Feb
February 2, 2016

Police have arrested 21 people linked to the Ezubao peer to peer company which they claim to be an online scam which has ripped off nearly million investors. Read more →