RCMP connect Burnaby, B.C. man to widespread CRA phone scam after months-long probe

A Burnaby, B.C., man has been identified by RCMP as a suspect in a widespread scheme by organized crime groups accused of posing as Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) officers to scam Canadians. The RCMP investigation into the operation — laid…

10 tips to avoid being scammed shopping online this holiday season

Posted November 25, 2019 10:06 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ From identity theft to phishing scams, fraudsters are gearing up for the holiday season. The Better Business Bureau (BBB) says…

Norfolk County OPP warning public about online dating scams after call from concerned resident

Posted November 25, 2019 11:30 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Norfolk County OPP are asking people to familiarize themselves with romance and online dating scams after recent reports that such…

Rental scam leaves London residents scrambling for a place to live

Jeremy Scott thought he “lucked out” when he found a decent apartment in Bryon for the right price. But as they say, it was too good to be true. London police have arrested a 38-year-old London, Ont. man in connection…

Mississauga suspects arrested after elderly targeted in ’emergency scam’: Peel police

Two people have been arrested for what Peel police are referring to as an “emergency scam” targeting elderly, Polish-speaking victims. Police said the suspects would call the victim pretending to be their grandchild, child, extended family member or an old…