Articles tagged with: Fraud

12 May 2014

More arrested in food stamp fraud, expected in court Friday

Posted in Local

More arrests are made in 'Operation Gold Card,' a massive case of food stamp fraud in Klamath Falls. Klamath County's District Attorney says there are now 40 people in custody and 20 more suspects a ...

09 May 2014

More arrests in 'Operation Gold Card' food stamp fraud investigation

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Thursday's raids on food stamp fraud in Klamath Falls was sparked by the "Operation Trojan Horse' investigation, and a suspected money-laundering operation. 'Operation Gold Card' targeted over 60 su ...

08 May 2014

Medford Police warning of scams targeting the elderly

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police are warning people about a scam that targets the elderly specifically grandparents. It's even called the grandparent scam. Police say criminals will find names of grandpare ...

08 May 2014

KlaCo Sheriff makes dozens of arrests in EBT money laundering investigation

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Multiple arrests were made Thursday and many more are expected in connection with a massive case of food stamp fraud. The Klamath County Sheriff's Department says arrest warr ...

29 April 2014

JaCo Sheriff's Office hosted identity theft protection event Tuesday night

Posted in Local, Technology

Medford, Ore. -- The number of scams coming into Jackson County are skyrocketing. That's why the Jackson County Sheriff's Office hosted an informational forum Tuesday night. It highlighted compute ...

08 April 2014

Police say beware of scams during tax season

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The deadline to file tax returns is coming up fast on April 15th and still half a million Oregonians still need to file. However, police are warning taxpayers to be aware of scams t ...

26 March 2014

Nonprofit releases "fraudulent food" database

Posted in Local, Regional, Health

Grocery shoppers beware! Is what you think you're buying actually what you're getting? The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention is a nonprofit that sets standards used by the FDA and it just released a " ...

27 February 2014

Contractor called out online

Posted in U.S. & World News

Collierville,Tenn. -- The first $500 money order cleared the bank. Jerry Breedlove's making payments and apologies -- after Linda Corti turned him into a website 'wanted poster.' The Collierville, T ...