A Limpopo man was sentenced to five years imprisonment for scamming his girlfriend into investing in a fake TLB business.
Four suspects aged between 26 and 32 were arrested for running an extortion scam regarding escort agencies from their prison cells.
The SAPS has warned of a new WhatsApp scam that has enabled fraudsters to gain access and hijack unsuspecting victims’ accounts.
A innocent Gauteng police officer’s reputation is in jeopardy due to a scammer using his photo to extort money from the victims
SASSA in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has warned of a scam where fake officials are visiting households to change beneficiaries’ cards.
“Never trust those who claim to be men of God,” one tweep said of Sbu Buthelezi’s alleged scam Abombuso Investment.
Two people were arrested in Cape Town for their alleged involvement in a romance scam amounting to a whopping R930 000.
A scam called vishing is becoming more and more popular and the South African Banking Risk Information Centre has provided tips to stay safe.
Paulette Carpoff together with her husband Jeff, has been sent to 11 years in prison for running a nearly R16.2 billion solar investment scam
Petrol price hikes in recent months have seen South African motorists take matters into their own hands in a bid to save a few rands.
With petrol prices set to increase AGAIN, desperate motorists are popping pills into their tanks in a bid to make their fuel last longer…
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South African Facebook users should be aware that there is a scam currently targeting users and purporting to be run by popular online retailer Takealot.
The City of Cape Town has urged residents to purchase their prepaid electricity units from reputable vendors and not online scammers.
The Mangosuthu University of Technology was investigate and it turns out ghost employees ‘stole’ around R2.4 million.
The Hawks jumped on the case after the complainant paid over R118 000 for goods for a tender they had secured, which was all a scam
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Prasa fell victim to a grand scam in which over 3,000 ghost workers were receiving full monthly salaries, according to Fikile Mbalula.
Swindlers are everywhere it seems; the CEO of Hello Darlings, Tasneem Moosa has disappeared into thin air after clients paid for holidays.
Italian police Friday searched the house of suspected serial sexual predator believed to have posed as a gynaecologist to persuade dozens of women to undergo vaginal exams via weblink.
Watch out Mzansi. There’s an RDP houses scam. Human Settlements has warned citizens not to apply for the housing posts on social media.
Scammers stay hard at work. Our national financial aid agency has reported a new fraud scheme. A scam of selling SASSA gold cards.
An NSFAS scam is lying about student allowance increases. It lures them to fake websites that requests personal information details.
Food Lover’s Market has warned the public about a WhatsApp scam whereby personal details are being sought. It has set the record straight.