POLICE BUST IDENTITY THEFT SCHEME THAT NETTED $650K

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Three people have been busted in connection to a large-scale credit card scheme that allegedly used two southwest Houston businesses to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars. According to court records, Shalewa Olayinka, 53, applied for and obtained 116 credit The…

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Augusta identity theft case not typical scam

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Patsy or big fish? One thing true of Brian Wu was that he pilfered more than $2,000 in the Augusta area over the span of just two days. He was first arrested in Aiken County for the same criminal acts in…

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Government Identity Theft Is Dropping…Or Is It?

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans When consumers hear about identity theft, their minds may instantly go to their credit cards or their bank accounts. And to be honest, the overwhelming majority of identity theft crimes involve the fraudulent use of someone’s financial accounts. But that doesn’t…

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Don’t lose yourself: avoid identity theft on social media

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans More than three-quarters of American adults are active on social media, and the numbers total approximately 2.3-billion people worldwide. By living with and through our technology, it is easier than ever before to reconnect with friends, stay in touch with family…

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