Crying Female Voice Used To Trick Mother In Kidnapping HoaxShaler Police are warning community members about a terrifying scam that involves fooling parents into believing their child has been abducted.
KDKA Investigates: Scam Baiters Turn The Tables On ScammersPick up the phone these days and chances are it's a scammer on the other end.
Mt. Lebanon Police Warn Of Phone Scam In Facebook VideoThe Mount Lebanon Police Department is using Facebook to warn residents and business owners about a phone scam.
KDKA Investigates: ‘Virtual Kidnappings’ Taking Phone Scams To Terrifying New LevelIt's called a “virtual kidnapping” and scammers are targeting people across the country.
Better Business Bureau Warns Against Work-At-Home SchemesThe Better Business Bureau is warning people to look out for work-at-home schemes.
Authorities Warn Of Jury Duty Phone Scam In Pittsburgh AreaFederal authorities are warning residents in the Pittsburgh area about a nationwide telephone scam in which callers purporting to be officials are collecting fines from people who fail to report for jury duty.
Pittsburgh Police Investigate 2 ‘Grandparent Scam’ CasesPittsburgh Police have issued a scam alert after two cases of people being contacted about a relative being kidnapped for ransom.
More Families Claim To Be Targets In Woman’s Alleged ScamsMore local families are coming forward with stories that they have been targeted by a woman who claims she is terminally ill.
Family Of Young Woman In Need Of Double Lung Transplant Targeted In Alleged ScamPolice are investigating after the family of a woman in need of a lung transplant says they were scammed.
Bogus Text Messages Sent Under First National Bank BannerSeveral people have received a scam text message from someone claiming to be from First National Bank.
Woman Falls Victim To Apple iTunes Scam In Mercer CountyState police in Mercer County are warning people about a scam that cost a woman thousands of dollars.
BBB Launches Tool To Help Alert Consumers To ScamsThe Better Business Bureau is providing a new tool that can help keep consumers from being scammed.

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