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Repeat Offender Arrested for Identity Theft Again

Photo: Image of stolen credit cards, checks and cash | San Francisco PD BRENTWOOD — A man convicted for identity theft three years ago was arrested again for identity theft


Fake I.D. Leads to Felony Arrest of Wanted Felon

Photo: Stock Image Underage high schoolers and college kids have traditionally been given a pass whenever they’re caught by an observant clerk trying to buy a six pack at their


Electronic Benefit Card and ID Theft Arrest in Placer County

Photo: Stock Image “On April 1st, deputies were notified of a subject attempting to commit fraud at the Wells Fargo in North Auburn. By the time they arrived on the scene,


Grass Valley Man Arrested on 6 Outstanding Warrants Covering 3 Counties

Photo: Stolen credit cards and drug evidence collected during arrest |Courtesy of APD “Last night one of our Officers conducted a traffic stop for an equipment violation on this vehicle.


Grand Theft by Mail Scammers Arrested

Photo: Stock Image The internet can be a wonderful “window on the world,” allowing for instant access to a wide range of information, entertainment, and educational resources. It can also


Technology Catches Serial Identity Thief

Photo: Stock Image Once a thief succeeds in a criminal endeavor, the apparent tendency is for them to repeat the same behavior with something akin to reckless abandon. That appears


Illegal “Home Grow” Pot Growers Busted

Photo: Stock Image After a five month-long investigation prompted by what Ventura County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Sgt. Dan Ashmore reported as “received information,” two North Hollywood residents and brothers have


Two-year Fugitive Finally Captured

Photo: Stock Image In a series of events reminiscent of the bygone days portrayed by actors Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway as the lead characters in the award-winning film Bonny

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El Dorado County Detectives Uncover Identity Theft Ring in San Francisco

Photo: Surveillance image of suspects | El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office In October 2023, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office initiated an investigation into a series of identity theft and

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Suspect in Custody for Identity Theft Involving Multiple Victims

Photo: Stock Image A man suspected of identity theft involving multiple victims is in custody. Victims include a woman from Pinole with than $6,600 in fraudulent charges on three newly