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Loaning Advantage Cards To Others May Result In Fraud

When GetGo customers pull up to the gasoline pumps at at least one GetGo in the region, they are greeted with a notice, alerting the customer to thieves who are asking to borrow customers’ Giant Eagle Advantage Cards.

07/31/2014

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5 Nigerians Indicted In Tax Return Fraud Scheme

Five Nigerians have been indicted in connection with a tax return fraud case.

04/23/2014

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Protect Yourself From The Heartbleed Bug

The IRS released a statement saying it is not affected by the “Heartbleed Bug,” or aware of any related security flaws.

04/10/2014

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County Controller, D.A. Probe On Constables Finds Overbilling

They’re officers of the law, performing a valuable public service – executing warrants and transporting prisoners, sometimes for little pay.

03/06/2014

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Retired Colonel Accused Of Conspiring To Defraud Air Force

He was a colonel with sway over the entire 171st Air Wing. Federal prosecutors say Col. Gerard Mangis used it to enrich himself, allegedly conspiring with a co-defendant to defraud the Air Force of more than $200,000.

03/05/2014

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Port Authority Probing Fraudulent Connect Cards

Connect Cards are quickly growing in demand among Port Authority riders.

02/27/2014

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IRS Probing ID Theft Of UPMC Employees

Close to two dozen UPMC employees have become the recent victims of identity theft.

02/26/2014

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Couple Accused Of Fraudulently Taking Funds From Charity

The “St. Vincent de Paul Society,” a lay organization, helps people who are in real need of food, shelter and other necessities of life.

02/25/2014

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Scammers Target Online Rental Ads, Undercut Price With Fake Ad

A fabulous loft downtown, a home in the suburbs, a luxury townhouse on the slopes – what do these locations all have in common?

02/24/2014

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Funeral Home Scam Trying To Catch You Off Guard

Scam artists are trying to use funeral home newsletters as a way to hack into your computer.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/20/2014

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Target Credit Card Theft Expands To Other Retailers

After upping the number of customers affected by its credit card information theft — from 40 to 70 million — Target says it’s doing everything it can to protect its shoppers through its zero liability policy.

01/13/2014

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Cyber Indictment Refuels Funding Debate

The indictment of former PA Cyber CEO Nick Trombetta on charges of fraud and theft of more than $8 million dollars in tax money re-fuels an old debate.

08/26/2013

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Armstrong Co. Officials Warn Of Possible Scam

Armstrong county officials are warning residents of a possible scam.

08/16/2013

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Bank Employee Charged With Stealing $90K From Customer Accounts

A former bank employee has is facing charges after taking nearly $90,000 from elderly customers’ accounts.

08/07/2013

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Businessman Pleads Guilty To 3 Charges In City Police Computer Scam

A businessman pleaded guilty to three of the seven counts he was facing after an investigation that eventually led to unrelated charges against the police chief.

08/06/2013

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