Courtesy of Pattie Price
The FBI Internet Crime Complaint Center has put out a report of recent internet scams. This report, which is based upon information from law enforcement and complaints submitted to the IC3, details recent cyber crime trends, new twists to previously-existing cyber scams, and announcements. If you wish to read about them click on this link: http://www.ic3.gov/media/2012/120420.aspx
The Newtown Police received a complaint on April 19 from a township resident who found out he is the victim of one of these scams, the fraudulent tax return – identity theft.
Lt. Christopher Lunn
Newtown Township Police Department
209 Bishop Hollow Rd
Newtown Square, PA 19073