Woman left shaken after elaborate phone scam leads to bank intervention
19th Sept. 2019 7:09 AM
EAST Ballina man had to fend off three scam phone calls in one morning.
11th July 2019 3:07 PM
SCAMMERS targetted a Newtown man to fool him out of his money. While the 77-year-old is sharp enough to spot a scam, he is...
24th May 2019 5:05 AM
A Whitsunday retiree has lost thousands of dollars through a sophisticated phone and social media scam.
21st May 2019 3:05 PM
An elderly resident says “bloody mongrels” tried to scam her. She was too clever to fall for the ’ tricks, but was...
14th May 2019 6:05 AM
The scam targets home internet routers and surfaced last year in the United Kingdom.
04th March 2019 4:03 AM
More Aussies are losing thousands of dollars to ‘SIM swap’ scams and some phone carriers are doing little to stop the...
08th Feb. 2019 5:02 AM
A STRANGER called to say a local man's computer had been hacked and they were there to help - believing him cost the victim...
17th Jan. 2019 1:01 PM
PHONE scammers purporting to be from the Australian Taxation Office have swindled Australians out of more than $800,000...
05th Dec. 2018 3:12 PM
POLICE have shared audio from a dangerous call that multiple Australians have been receiving, warning them not to give...
28th Nov. 2018 7:11 AM