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SCARS|RSN Scam News: Nigeria’s EFCC Shuts Down Another Gang Of Scammers In Abuja

SCARS|RSN Scam News: Nigeria's EFCC Shuts Down Another Gang Of Scammers In Abuja EFCC Arrests 9 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Abuja, Nigeria Scammers used false identities under and using the names Thomas Jerry Star and John Ben The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters notoriously referred to as ‘Yahoo-Yahoo Boys," in Abuja. EFCC’s Acting Head, Media and Publicity Mr. Tony Orilade, made this known in a statement in Abuja [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam News: Nigerian EFCC Arraigns 24 Yahoo Boys

SCARS|RSN™ Scam News: Nigerian EFCC Arraigns 24 Yahoo Boys The Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Has Arraigned 24 Suspected Internet Fraudsters, Popularly Known As Yahoo Boys. The EFCC Ibadan Office arraigned the 24 students of Olabisi Onabanjo University and the National Open University of Nigeria. EFCC-arraigns-24-suspected-yahoo-boys From The Nigerian Press: Ten of the defendants which include: Agboola Taiwo, Adetayo Tade Ademiluyi, Rabiu Daniel, Sokoya Oluwaseyi, Fredrick Shaibu, Oshikoya Gbolahan, Adegbola Kazeem Aina, Ademosun [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam News: Ghanaian Gang Of Romance Scammers Arrested This Week [VIDEO]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam News: Ghanaian Gang Of Romance Scammers Arrested This Week [VIDEO] According to the SCARS Member "Scammer Shark" : "White lady gets Ghanaian fraud boy arrested after scamming her years ago A Ghanaian fraud boy succeeded in defrauding a white lady online so many years ago. As usual, after extorting the money, he cut ties with the lady. The guy’s name has been identified as Solomon Attah. So the lady with another White guy who [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam News: Four Liberians & 30 Koreans Arrested For Online Romance Scam US$1.15 million

SCARS|RSN™ Scam News: Four Liberians & 30 Koreans Arrested For Online Romance Scam Four Liberians Arrested For Defrauding Koreans In Online Romance Scam Another Cartel Shut Down! SEOUL, Dec. 11 (Yonhap) -- South Korean police have arrested four Liberians for defrauding more than 30 South Koreans of nearly 1.3 billion won (US$1.15 million) after posing as American military officers, officials said Tuesday. South Korean Police Have Arrested Four Liberians For Defrauding More Than 30 South [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Make Over For 2019

SCARS|RSN™ Make Over For 2019 In the coming months, we will be implementing a series of creative changes to SCARS™ Romance Scams Now™ website and Social Media. This is a part of the new look for SCARS and RSN and part of the name change for the Society. Going forward RSN will be known as SCARS|RSN™ or SCARS/RSN™ when using initials and Romance Scams Now™ still when spelled out. This will be applied to new [...]

RSN™ Insight: The Difference Between A Scammer’s MULE and a MOLE

RSN™ Insight: The Difference Between A Scammer's MULE and a MOLE Scammers Are Well Known For Convincing Victims Into Working For Them, Knowingly Or Unknowingly Sadly, many victims believe in the lies that scammers tell so completely that they become accomplices in the cybercriminals schemes. Some face arrest and jail time as well. Most of these are converted into what are called "MULES". They serve two roles: Money Mules serve to help transfer and launder [...]

RSN™ Scam News: Over 1500 Money Mules Identified In Worldwide Money Laundering Sting

RSN™ Scam News: Over 1500 Money Mules Identified In Worldwide Money Laundering Sting Europol Strikes Across The World 168 arrested, 1504 money mules and 140 money mule organizers identified, as a result of the fourth European Money Mule Action ‘EMMA 4’, a global law enforcement action week tackling the issue of money muling. The action took place over the course of three months (September-November 2018). 30 States took part in EMMA 4, alongside Europol, Eurojust, [...]

RSN™ Scam News: 80-Year-Old American Woman In Trouble After Helping Nigerian Lover

RSN™ Scam News: 80-Year-Old American Woman In Trouble After Helping Nigerian Lover A Grand Traverse County Couple Almost Lost $4,300 In A Scam That Stretches From Toronto And Michigan To Florida And Nigeria. 80-Year-Old American Woman Acted As A Mule And Is In Trouble After Helping Nigerian Lover To Scam U.S. Company An 80-year-old American woman identified as Sylvia Williams has been arrested for allegedly conspiring with her Nigerian lover to scam a company. A Florida [...]

RSN™ Scam News: Nigerian $878,000 Scammer Arrested In U.S.

RSN™ Scam News: Nigerian $878,000 Scammer Arrested In U.S. Nigerian Man In Missouri Scammed Love Interests Out of $878K Before Arrest at KCI Airport Source Riverfront Times Ronayerin Ogolor, 49, Was Arrested On Friday At Kansas City International Airport A Nigerian con artist living in Missouri scammed lovesick women and men he met on dating sites such as Christian Mingle with stories of sequestered gold, terrible luck, and even an imaginary daughter, according to Federal authorities. [...]

RSN™ Scam News: Nigerians Arrest $1,450,000 CDN Dollar Romance Scammer

RSN™ Scam News: Nigerians Arrest $1,450,000 CDN Dollar Romance Scammer The Nigeria Economic and Financial Crimes Commission [EFCC] has arrested and arraigned the scammer Oke Omoniyi Benjamin The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office has arraigned one Oke Omoniyi Benjamin, 33, before Justice U. N. Agomo of the Federal High Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State. He was arraigned on a six-count charge bordering on obtaining money by false pretense and possession [...]

RSN™ Special Report: Nice Guy Yahoo Boys Killed Their Friend In Deadly Ritual

RSN™ Special Report: Nice Guy Yahoo Boys Killed Their Friend In Deadly Ritual How Four Yahoo Boys Killed Their Friend And Used His Heart For Rituals FROM NIGERIAN NEWS: Four persons alleged to have murdered their friend for Yahoo Boy moneymaking rituals have been arrested by the Lagos State police command and are presently being held for trial at the homicide section of the State Criminal and Intelligence Department (SCID), Panti, Yaba. nigerian-yahoo-boy-killers [...]

RSN™ Special Report: Money back from MoneyGram?

RSN™ Special Report: Money back from MoneyGram? The Federal Trade Commission Announce A Settlement With MoneyGram For $125 million! November 8, 2018 by Karen Dodge Staff Attorney, Midwest Region, FTC We’ve all known for a long time that scammers ask people to pay by wiring money. Money wiring companies like MoneyGram and Western Union have also known that scammers have people wire money using their services. In fact, the FTC has sued both companies – which [...]

Presidential Proclamation on National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, 2018

PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATIONS Presidential Proclamation on National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, 2018 During National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we acknowledge the danger that cyber threats pose to our economy and public infrastructure, and raise awareness about steps we can take to mitigate and prevent future attacks.  As these threats have continued to increase year after year, my Administration remains committed to bolstering our Nation’s cyber defenses and strengthening our national security. Under my Administration, our Nation’s cybersecurity is [...]

SCARS Announcement: Today Is Election Day [English & En Español]

SCARS Announcement: Today Is Election Day En Español Abajo Today Is Election Day Here In The United States - Today Is The Day Where We See If The Gains Of The Last Two Years Will Continue! Today is the day where we see if Facebook's unlimited actions to get elected new congresspeople and help the party that will support them gets elected. This election was as much a referendum about the Internet's future as anything. It [...]

RSN™ Special Report: Anti-Scam Censorship

RSN™ Special Report: Anti-Scam Censorship Web Censorship or Support for Cybercriminals? - - - - - - - - - - - - The Government of the United Arab Emirates officially blocks access to Anyscam.com to prevent the reporting of scammers to the global community. - - - - - - - - - - - - Not even the People's Republic of China blocks SCARS websites or Member Groups and they are the most paranoid on [...]

RSN™ Special Report: CBC Canada Investigation Into Tax Phone Scams [Videos]

RSN™ Special Report: CBC Canada Investigation Into Tax Phone Scams [Videos] Scam Centers In India CBC Marketplace tracks the scammers behind one of the biggest cyber-crime schemes in Canadian history  - those fake CRA phone calls.  Tens of thousands of Canadians scammed out of hundreds of millions of dollars.   So, who’s really behind the scheme?  David Common travels to India to catch the fraudsters. We track down two illegal call centers and find out the [...]

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