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RCMP seeking suspect in Internet romance scam

Coquitlam - The Coquitlam detachment of the RCMP used Valentine’s Day to issue a warning about a man wanted for running an Internet romance scam. The Mounties are asking for the public's help to find the man who defrauded at least four women in the Vancouver area.

How safe is your Internet cafe? Special

London - Do you ever use Internet cafés? If you do, then you may be risking your data and a lot more if one man's experience is anything to go by.

Mounties issue warning about Internet extortion scam

Richmond - The RCMP in Richmond, British Columbia issued the warning after four young men complained of being blackmailed after exposing themselves on webcams.

Scam artists turn fraudulently obtained gift cards into online cash

Internet scam: gift cards, which were originally purchased online using stolen credit cards, are later converted to “laundered” cash by reselling them on Internet auction and gift card exchange Web sites such as eBay, Craigslist and cardavenue.com.
 

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On the right of your screen is the woman from Tubelaunch. And on the left? This is empty  just like ...
On the right of your screen is the woman from Tubelaunch. And on the left? This is empty, just like her promises. Don't be scammed by this con woman, or anyone else who promises you something for nothing, because you will be the person who pays for the nothing.
Tubelaunch
Computers  web browsers and search engines are doing their best to stay one step ahead of the crooks...
Computers, web browsers and search engines are doing their best to stay one step ahead of the crooks. The above is what I saw when I clicked on a suspicious link sent ostensibly by someone on LinkedIn.
This is a typical phishing scam. Paypal will always address you by name. This one came to my main e-...
This is a typical phishing scam. Paypal will always address you by name. This one came to my main e-mail account, to which my Paypal account is not registered.
Drugs recovered from elderly Australian couple who were duped into being drug mules
Drugs recovered from elderly Australian couple who were duped into being drug mules
Australian Federal Police
This one was not so obvious  but I was suspicious because I do not use LinkedIn. I made a point of c...
This one was not so obvious, but I was suspicious because I do not use LinkedIn. I made a point of clinking the link in the Internet caff, but only after I'd signed out of my own e-mail account.
Another typical scam. I knew this was not from Nat West because I don t bank with them  but other re...
Another typical scam. I knew this was not from Nat West because I don't bank with them, but other recipients will.
Again  an obvious phish because I do not use First Direct. Other recipients may.
Again, an obvious phish because I do not use First Direct. Other recipients may.
This is the trace of a phish. Why would the National Westminster Bank send an e-mail from the host o...
This is the trace of a phish. Why would the National Westminster Bank send an e-mail from the host of the City of Toledo?

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