Scam

wjzlogo

Montgomery County Officials Warn Of Scam Letter

Officials in Montgomery County are warning property owners not to be fooled by a letter that tells them they can pay $99 to petition to have their property tax assessment reviewed.

06/12/2015

Credit: AP

Prince George’s County Detective Cracks Real-Estate Scam

It started out as a favor for a colleague. A clerk in the Prince George’s County police department asked Lt. Charles Duelley to investigate after she found people living in what should have been her vacant Cheltenham house.

06/01/2015

7140965_G

Father And Son Arrested In Howard Co. Paving Scam

A father and son were arrested after police say they ran a paving scam in Howard County.

03/13/2015

driveway scam

Police Looking For Third Man In Driveway Paving Scam

A Howard County father and son are arrested for operating a driveway paving scam.

03/13/2015

sisk

Another Howard County Door-To-Door Solicitation Scam Suspect Arrested

Howard County Police have arrested a third suspect in connection with a door-to-door solicitation scam that occurred in July.

08/29/2014

(AP Photo/Texas Department of Criminal Justice, File)

Man Indicted In $1M Online Romance Scam

A Maryland man has been indicted on federal charges of defrauding elderly people on online dating services of more than $1 million by pretending to be romantically interested in them.

08/21/2014

police lights

Police Warn Of Man Posing As Water Company Worker

Anne Arundel County police are warning residents of a man who posed as an employee of a water company and then burglarized a home.

08/02/2014

cell phone theft

State Police Warn Of New Phone Scam Demanding Money

Maryland State Police are warning residents of a new phone scam.

07/23/2014

wjzlogo

Md. Transportation Authority Warns Of E-ZPass Scam

Transportation officials in Maryland are warning the public about a scam involving E-ZPass.

07/09/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Where To Buy A Cheap Car Online

In place of tiny columns with cryptic abbreviations of a car’s conditions, the Internet boasts searchable listings with generous detail and expansive photo galleries.

06/16/2014

srb scam

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Instagram Offering Scholarships To Users A Hoax

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake issues a warning about scammers pretending to be her on Instagram.

03/14/2014

police lights

Md. Man Convicted For Trying To Sell A Ship He Didn’t Own For $900K

A Westminster man is serving a five-year probationary term for trying to sell a ship he didn’t own for $900,000.

02/28/2014

more