cyber fraud

Cyber fraudsters switch to Instagram, dupe people by creating fake accounts

With the police and cyber experts spreading awareness and taking action against the fraudsters, the number of such profiles on Facebook has started declining.

published on : 22nd September 2022

Cyber fraudster held for cheating woman of Rs 46 lakh

Engineering graduate learned to make easy money from videos

published on : 15th September 2022

65 people from across states arrested for duping Delhiites

“The complaints received on NCRP were analysed and it was found that more than 200 complaints have been lodged in connection with BSES scam,” he added. 

published on : 9th September 2022

Hyderabad cyber cops catch crook, crack crypto case

SI Gangadhar said his team received two such complaints in 2020 and none during 2021.

published on : 5th September 2022

Bhubaneshwar City engineer falls prey to cyber fraud

The DCP said the victim fell into a nude video calling trap after which the fraudsters started blackmailing him. Fearing humiliation, the engineer started paying money to the cybercriminals.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Over 10,000 followers on social media? Celebrate, but be on guard against foreign hackers

The threat of foreign hackers came to light when a few social media influencers filed complaints that their accounts in Instagram, Facebook, YouTube and other platforms had been compromised.

published on : 21st July 2022

Telangana reports 1,000% jump in cyber fraud cases, Rajya Sabha told

Cases registered under cyber fraud include credit and debit card fraud, ATM fraud, online banking fraud, OTP fraud and also frauds involving communication devices as a medium.

published on : 21st July 2022

Cybercriminals siphon off Rs 99K from actor-chef Aditya Bal

The fraudsters had sent a link to make the transfer. After Bal made the initial transfer, the accused withdrew Rs 99,000 from his account.

published on : 20th July 2022

Gujarat's leading textbooks printer loses Rs 26 crore in cyber fraud

Gala's managing director in a phased manner transferred Rs 26.78 crore into the accounts of the fraudster, who later vanished and stopped taking the calls of Gala's MD, said sources.

published on : 20th July 2022

Odisha lost Rs 122.48 crore to cyber frauds in four years: Government

Behera informed that 1,034 persons were also arrested between 2018 and April, 2022 for harassing people on social media.

published on : 19th July 2022

Crypto fraudsters dupe thousands in Kerala with a website

A team led by Inspector of Police Renjith R booked Vinod on the direction of Perumbavoor ASP Anuj Paliwal and launched a detailed probe into the fraud, the second in state after the 'Morris Coin' scam

published on : 18th July 2022

Cyber fraudsters dupe people over false power bill claims 

The power connection of defaulters will be disconnected before 2 pm after informing in person and duly following the protocols.

published on : 26th June 2022

Angul cyber fraud in police net

Singh had stated that there was some problem in his PhonePe transactions and he inquired from customer care about the solution, when he received the fraud phone call.

published on : 25th June 2022

Film producer Boney Kapoor's credit card misused, loses Rs 3.82 lakh to cyber fraud

As per the complaint filed in Amboli police station on Wednesday under provisions of IPC and IT Act, the accused has used the credit card to carry out five online transactions.

published on : 28th May 2022

Kurnool MP cheated of Rs 1 lakh by cyber fraudsters

According to police, the MP, who was in a meeting, received a text message on his mobile phone that his bank account had been blocked as he did not add his PAN number in the account.

published on : 5th May 2022

Imposter tries to con MAUD Special Chief Secretary  staff

Inquiries revealed that the number used by the imposter is in the name of Mahendra Prajapati and the same user also has alternate numbers and all numbers are in Gujarat Circle.  

published on : 4th May 2022

Telangana: Conmen create municipal administration chief secretary's WhatsApp profile to dupe staff

A case has been registered at Jubilee Hills police station on a complaint from an HMDA employee who received a message from the imposter. 

published on : 3rd May 2022

Ex-serviceman thanks cops for recovering his money from cyber frauds

Capt Waldia was cheated of Rs 28,600 by the cyber frauds on February 21 this year.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Exim firm of Sonam Kapoor's father-in-law duped of over Rs 27 crore in novel cyber fraud: Faridabad Police

The Faridabad police has busted a gang of highly-sophisticated cybercriminals involved in duping an export-import firm of the father-in-law of Sonam Kapoor of over Rs 27 crore.

published on : 12th March 2022
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