San Francisco police are warning the public about a scam where suspects use fake gold jewelry pieces to swindle victims of their own jewelry. Police …
Sonoma County Sheriff Rob Giordano Tuesday afternoon said he hopes the $3 million settlement in an excessive use of force lawsuit regarding a deputy’s fatal shooting of a 13-year-old boy will help bring healing to the teen’s family and the community.
An Albany man was sentenced to 24 months in prison Tuesday and ordered to pay full restitution to his victims after defrauding European concert promoters out of $450,000 by misrepresenting his ability to book Red Hot Chili Peppers concerts in Eastern Europe, according to prosecutors.
Federal prosecutors and the FBI warned people affected by the Mendocino Complex fires to be on the alert for possible fraud in connection with the cleanup of the fires, according to a statement issued Thursday in San Francisco.
A 40-year-old San Jose man was arrested on mail fraud charges Friday for allegedly embezzling more than $2 million from an Emeryville medical devices company.
Cotati police have identified a woman who is suspected of paying for baked goods with a counterfeit $100 bill Monday.
Santa Clara police earlier this month busted an identity theft ring with ties to San Jose.
Police are warning residents in Pleasanton to beware of phone calls from a person fraudulently claiming to be from the Pleasanton Police Department.
San Ramon police said today they are no longer looking for a suspect in a reported attempted abduction of a 13-year-old girl.
Police are advising residents to be on alert for fraudulent phone calls from a person claiming to represent the U.S. Treasury.
TSA officials found two loaded firearms in carry-on bags at SFO over the past week.
A jury awarded billionaire William Koch $12 million, finding he was fraudulently sold fake bottles of rare, expensive french wine.