online fraud

Police nab 20 in cash-per-click fraud

The Konanakunte police arrested six Chinese citizens - five from Bengaluru and one from Himachal Pradesh - who have allegedly cheated thousands of people.

published on : 12th October 2021

Techie loses Rs 13 lakh to online fraud in Hyderabad

Anil Kumar, who lives in Ferozguda, invested Rs 9.67 lakh in the first transaction and was lured into sending another Rs 3.3 lakh by the caller, who is suspected to be a woman.

published on : 4th October 2021

Now, fraudsters target online food customers

He was clueless about how the fraudsters accessed a transaction made on a food delivery app. 

published on : 29th September 2021

14 held, online racket busted by Delhi Police in Jharkhand's Jamtara

According to the Delhi Police, a raid was conducted in Jamtara from where these 14 accused have been arrested.

published on : 31st August 2021

Online fraud: Bogus link offers free gifts from retail major

The law-enforcement agencies are yet to identify the persons who created such fake websites and circulated the link via social media platforms. 

published on : 28th August 2021

Online fraud prevention in our hands

After a brief lull, online fraud cases are on the rise in the city.

published on : 29th July 2021

Three youngsters lose Rs 1.50 lakh to online fraud

Were told their money would be doubled if they paid Rs 55,000 twice

published on : 28th July 2021

In bid to recover Rs 8 lakh, man loses Rs 24.5 lakh more in Kochi

The truth is often bizarre. Here is the proof. A Muvattupuzha native’s attempt to retrieve the money he lost to online fraud ended up costing him Rs 32.5 lakh in total!

published on : 26th July 2021

Online fraud: Nigerians dupe private firm MD of Rs 53 lakh

A private firm which supplies material to DRDL was duped by Nigerian fraudsters.

published on : 26th June 2021

Stay away from apps promising lucrative returns: Cops

I first invested Rs 5K and got Rs 2K in a week. Later, I invested rest of my salary and it’s been 3 months I haven’t received a penny, says a victim

published on : 16th June 2021

Sir, your mobile no? Sorry, can’t give

Basically, a vaccination report is health data.

published on : 10th June 2021

Beware before answering calls 

Fraudsters make direct video calls to different kinds of people and later manipulate the videos to threaten and extract money from them. Police say cases have gone up during lockdown

published on : 3rd June 2021

Beware! Here's why you can't win free Toyota car by clicking on '80th anniversary gift' link

It is evident from the link that it is not officially sent by the company. The link 'http://freegifts.758-985.cn' does not contain the company's name or its domain.

published on : 19th May 2021

Fake Facebook profile of Ramagundam Commissioner asks citizens for money

The CP who identified the fake Facebook account created under his name through cyber crime police.

published on : 25th April 2021

Cyber gamble

Two months ago, a businessman in Kochi lost a big sum of Rs 2 lakh.

published on : 21st April 2021
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