A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
court and crime
Thu, 03 Sep, 2020
Tue, 30 Jun, 2020
Wed, 17 Jun, 2020
Fri, 29 May, 2020
Fri, 15 May, 2020
Fri, 24 Apr, 2020
Thu, 09 Apr, 2020
The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection has warned people of a telephone scam by people pretending to be from their department.
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020
Harvey Norman is warning of fraudulent social media competition currently running online.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2020
In the scam, a man, claiming to be from the company Phone Watch, has taken debit cards off people and then withdrew cash from their accounts.
Wed, 04 Mar, 2020
A scamming connection service is taking advantage of people attempting to contact the Revenue Commissioners, according to Fianna Fáil TD Seán Fleming.
Sun, 01 Dec, 2019
People are being warned of an upsurge in scams in the run-up to Christmas.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019
Specialist gardaí managed to locate the transaction and get the money returned before it was gone for good.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2019
An Irish world record breaker has urged caution to car buyers after he was robbed of €2,000 in a scam in Dublin recently.
Tue, 15 Oct, 2019
Vulnerable pensioners are being preyed on by unscrupulous fraudsters in cruel scams that are robbing them of tens of thousands of euro.
Fri, 04 Oct, 2019
Unlike other icons who have appeared on the front of Life magazine, Ferdinand Waldo Demara was not famed as an astronaut, actor, hero or politician, writes.
Thu, 22 Aug, 2019
Gardaí have issued a warning about a text message scam that is designed to gain access to personal bank accounts.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2019
Internet scammers got more than they bargained for when they called a garda station instead of an unwitting member of the public.
Sat, 10 Aug, 2019
A heartless con artist is targeting ill people claiming they owe money for hospital tests.
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
My friend who runs the cliff tours referred Emanuel to me. He had contacted her to see if my Martello Tower could be rented for a month. She passed on his email.
Mon, 05 Aug, 2019
cautions people to be on high alert as seasonal scams seem to be on the rise, so particularly watch out for fraudulent emails.
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019
Vulnerable people are being targetted by internet scammers offering fake loans.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019
A County Limerick priest is warning the public of an email scam doing the rounds in his name.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
Several searches were carried out at residential addresses in Dublin as part of Operation Vantage, a four-year investigation by the Garda National Immigration Bureau.
Wed, 06 Mar, 2019
The critically acclaimed ‘Can You Ever Forgive Me?’ has put confidence tricks back in the spotlight.looks back at some of the most famous scams.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2019
Lidl has issued a warning that there is a scam doing the rounds that appears to be from them.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018
A WhatsApp scam looking for money is targeting Daniel O'Donnell fans.
Fri, 23 Nov, 2018
AIB is warning customers to be aware of two phone scams that are currently in circulation.
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018
The theft of €70,000 from a Meath factory in the last six weeks in a bogus email scam is the latest in a growing rise of online fraud across the country, according to a Garda Crime Prevention Officer.
Mon, 01 Oct, 2018
Police in the North are warning the public after close to 60 reports of attempted fraud on Monday.
Wed, 26 Sep, 2018
Gardaí are warning of a yet another scam involving iTunes gift cards which saw a business in Cork almost defrauded of thousands.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2018
Two men have been arrested in connection with an ATM skimming operation in the East of the country.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2018
Two Bangladeshi men are believed to have paid €15,000 each to Lithuanian women in a suspected sham-marriage scam.
Wed, 25 Apr, 2018
Gardaí have issued a warning after two Co Limerick pensioners were duped into losing thousands of euro in two separate scams.
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018
Dublin Fire Brigade are warning people to watch out for a scam in pubs across the capital.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2018
Gardaí are warning businesses about an online scam that has seen fraudsters attempting to steal more than €1.3m within the last month, resulting in actual losses of €700,000, writes
Tue, 05 Dec, 2017
A survey of people who have been scammed found that in more than a quarter (26%) of cases, it happened at Christmas.
Fri, 17 Nov, 2017
Wedding suppliers have said “I do” to support a bride who was ditched by the company that promised to fund her dream wedding to the tune of €10,000 — but left her almost €7,000 short.
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
A woman who was left almost €7,000 short from a prize to fund her dream wedding has said she was under the impression a percentage from the votes cast by the public to support her winning bid was going to Make-A-Wish Ireland.
Thu, 27 Jul, 2017
A Tipperary woman who won €10,000 towards her dream wedding wants answers after she was told the website that ran the competition has left her around €7,000 short.
Wed, 26 Jul, 2017
The North is a hotspot for online purchasing scams, with a tenth of residents being targeted over the past three years, a report said.
Mon, 08 May, 2017
Tue, 07 Mar, 2017
Alarm bells should always ring if you are contacted out of the blue,
Tue, 07 Feb, 2017