U.S. Attorney Grant C. Jaquith has urged the public to report suspected fraud schemes related to COVID-19 Coronavirus by calling the National Center for Disaster Fraud (NCDF) hotline (1-866-720-5721) or to the NCDF e-mail address [email protected]. Some examples of these schemes include:Individuals and businesses selling... Read More.
Owego Police Department continues to alert the public and businesses that currently there are fraudulent $100.00 bills being passed. The bills are older style and will pass the "pen" test.Police suggest that you thoroughly examine the $100 bills when you accept them. If... Read More.
Guthrie has been made aware that residents have received fraudulent phone calls that display Guthrie on Caller ID. Technology allows perpetrators to alter information on the recipient’s Caller ID so Guthrie’s name appears. The caller identifies themselves as a staff member asking... Read More.
The Broome County Sheriff’s Office Detective Division has arrested 25-year-old Kierstin M. Furch of Binghamton. She is accused of using another person’s personal information to make fraudulent purchases from Amazon, according to Broome detectives.Furch was charged with:one count of Identity Theft in... Read More.