kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

fraud

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Parental Outrage Over Anti-Bullying Program

Lutual Love got a $35,000 grant from the Heinz Endowment to run an anti-bullying program at Mifflin Elementary in Lincoln Place but he had his doubters from the beginning.

07/23/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

FBI, IRS Raid Washington Co. Business Executive’s Home

The FBI and the IRS carted out dozens of boxes filled with personal papers Wednesday from the home of George Retos on Lemoyne Avenue in East Washington.

06/26/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Man Accused Of Getting $300K From Dead Mother’s Social Security Checks

Chauncey Clinton, 65, of Ross Township was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury on charges he cashed his late mother’s social security checks for nearly four decades.

06/11/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Employee Facing Charges For Allegedly Stealing From Local Company

A woman from Aliquippa was arrested after going on maternity leave and is now facing charges for allegedly stealing tens of thousands of dollars from the local company she worked for.

05/15/2013

(Credit: KDKA)

FBI Agents Remove Documents From Police Headquarters

FBI agents removed boxes of documents from the Pittsburgh police headquarters Tuesday afternoon.

KDKA-TV–02/12/2013

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Funeral Director Charged After Police Find Decomposing Bodies

A Pennsylvania funeral home director is charged with multiple counts of theft by deception and abuse of a corpse after investigators say they found decomposing bodies during a search of the business.

02/02/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Chief Harper Expected To Return To Work Amid Corruption Allegations

Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper is expected to return to work today, even as a federal grand jury is investigating him for possible corruption.

KDKA-TV–01/28/2013

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Woman Wanted For Defrauding ATM Users Arrested

A woman accused of using fraudulent checks to swindle local people out of money was arrested Wednesday.

01/09/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Investigation Underway After Local Company Falls Victim To Hacking

State police in Uniontown are investigating a person who stole more than $8,000 from a Fayette County trucking business.

11/28/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Credit Card Fraud Cases Increase Around Holiday Season

With the holiday shopping season already underway, you may be using your credit and debit cards more often, and that could be a problem because credit card fraud is up. The good news is, there are ways to protect yourself.

11/19/2012

(Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Police Say Text Message Scams Increasing

Police are urging the public to beware of spam text messages.

10/18/2012

military-rev

BBB Educates on Scams Targeting the Military through BBB Military Line

A majority of Americans see members of the military and are reminded of their bravery and sacrifices for our freedom. Unfortunately, unethical schemers…

08/22/2012

Senior Citizens

Protecting Senior Citizens Against Fraud

With scams and schemes on the rise, senior citizens remain high-target victims for unethical businesses. In some scams, more than 80 percent of the victims are…

08/22/2012

Storm

BBB Warns of Soliciting Storm Chasers

Many areas throughout Western Pennsylvania have been affected by storm damage from the recent severe weather. From flooding to roof and tree…

08/22/2012

previous