Federal Trade Commission

Breast Cancer Ribbon

Maryland Part Of FTC Complaint Against Charity Fraud

Maryland is joining a Federal Trade Commission complaint against four cancer charities that are accused of misusing $187 million nationwide raised by deceptive fundraising practices.

05/19/2015

four loko

Critics Demand FTC Regulate Alcohol Content In Four Loko

Some parents and lawmakers believe new government regulations don’t go far enough to protect consumers from Four Loko, an alcoholic drink linked to several deaths in Maryland.

03/01/2012

Immigration scam

Federal Agencies Investigating Illegal Immigration Scam In Baltimore

A crackdown on immigration scams. Investigators say thousands of immigrants are getting bilked by people who pretend to be able to help them stay in the United States.

06/09/2011