June 7, 2022 In ​​, -anyos

‘If you didn’t find enough victims, you would be punished’: Malaysian teenager forced to become scammer after falling for job ad, Malaysia News

SINGAPORE – When Malaysian teenager Ah Heng (not his real name) saw a Facebook post in February advertising a job for a customer service position in Cambodia, he was intrigued. The job promised him RM4,000 (S$1,250), which was more than what Ah Heng, 19, earned monthly as a phone shop assistant back home. But it…

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June 6, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Washington Post: Crypto Scams Are on the Rise; Is Crypto Space The Riskiest Sector?

On June 3, 2022, the Washington Post published an article detailing how crypto scams were rising. According to the report, The FTC found out that Americans have lost over $1B since 2021. It also explained that over 46K Americans had been taken in by the scams. The Story and FTC Findings The story covers many…

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June 5, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Recruitment into Anambra civil service not a scam – Gov. Soludo

AWKA- Anambra’s Gov. Chukwuma Soludo on Sunday apologised over technical hitches that characterised Saturday’s online recruitment test for applicants into the state’s civil service.He said, however, that it was uncharitable for anyone to refer to the online test as “Soludo 419’’ as was being tagged in some quarters.In a statement issued by Mr Christian Aburime,…

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June 5, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

News24.com | Alleged scammers released on R10 000 bail after pensioner fleeced out of R2.3m

Three people have been arrested for theft of a woman’s pension.They allegedly persuaded her to deposit R2.3 million, promising to double her returns.The three suspects have been released on bail.Three people have been arrested by the Hawks after allegedly scamming a pensioner out of approximately R2.3 million, promising to double her returns.It is alleged that…

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June 5, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

How local high-tech crime units are tracking and seizing stolen cryptocurrency

When a California man was scammed out of hundreds of thousands of dollars of cryptocurrency in a fake romance this year, Erin West was able to track and freeze the money.West, a deputy district attorney who heads the high technology crimes unit in Santa Clara County, said she believes the scammer lives in a country…

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