Being In A Convict In A Nigerian Prison Is Hell [Updated]

Being In A Nigerian Prison Is Hell! The Nigerian Prison System Has Both Modern & Stone Age Prisons A SCARS™ Special Report Originally Published November 2018 / Updated November 2021 What Awaits Scammers Sent To Prison In Nigeria? So Many Victims Demand Justice But What Does Justice Really Look Like? Sadly, Nigerian prisons reflect their society. Some are somewhat close to modern standards while others are stone age. It depends [...]

Why Internet Fraud Thrives – A Nigerian Perspective [Updated]

Why Internet Fraud Thrives A Nigerian Perspective A SCARS Insight Why Nigerian Online Fraud Thrives According to Blueprint (Nigeria) ... Why internet fraud thrives Even though crimes have been with society for ages, the recent upsurge in internet crime is unparalleled. ELEOJO IDACHABA in this report examines the indices and the causes of what is now referred to as internet or simply yahoo yahoo fraud. They live exotic [...]

Nigerian ‘Yahoo Boys’ Are Posing as US Military Members on Facebook

Nigerian 'Yahoo Boys' Are Posing as US Military Members on Facebook Courtesy of Military.com Presented by SCARS for Scam Victims An Insightful Article From Military.com About Nigerian Scammers! Video from Military.com - contains advertisement Courtesy of Military.com Nigerian 'Yahoo Boys' Are Posing as US Military Members on Facebook 5 Jul 2019 Military.com | By James Barber Facebook scammers go under [...]

FAKE NEWS: Nigeria’s EFCC Will Pay Bounty On Yahoo Boys!

Nigeria's EFCC Will Pay Million Bounty On Yahoo Boys! Fake News / Urban Legend! Sorry, it is NOT True - a SCARS Insight FAKE NEWS: For The First Time, Nigerian Declares All Our War Against Yahoo Boy Scammers! The Nigerians Are Not Willing To Make Informants Millionaires If They Identify Online Scammers Or Fraudsters! Of course, this is just another Nigerian Urban Legend! According to SCARS sources in [...]

INTERPOL Launches Initiative To Fight Cybercrime In Africa

INTERPOL Launches Initiative To Fight Cybercrime In Africa From The War on Scams News From The Front New INTERPOL Focus On African Cybercrime (Scams) New INTERPOL Desk Targets Cybercriminals And Internet Fraud In Africa INTERPOL is creating a new cybercrime operations desk with UK funding to boost the capacity of 49 African countries to fight cybercrime. The Africa desk will help shape a regional strategy to drive intelligence-led [...]

SCARS Archives – Scammers By Last Name: Smith

Scammers Photo Gallery - By Last Name: Smith Romance & Impersonation Scammers Use A Broad Range Of Names But They Are Also Creatures Of Habit! Many times, individual scammers will choose specific names and use them over and over. This can give you an advantage. Scammers Named: Smith We present a new selection of Scammers using the last name: Smith Remember these photos were stolen from real people! [...]

SCARS Archives Example Scammer Grammar Collection #6 Fake Females

SCARS Archives Example Scammer Grammar Collection #6 Fake Females Scammer's use language for specific purposes Sometimes to test how tolerant victims are Scammer Grammar Scammers are always looking for more effective words. Many people have learned to be on their guard, and they're likely to suspect an overly aggressive phishing phone call from a fake credit card customer service agent speaking accented English. But victims still fall for [...]

SCARS Archives Example Scammer Grammar Collection #5 Fake Females

SCARS Archives Example Scammer Grammar Collection #5 Fake Females Scammer's use language for specific purposes Sometimes to test how tolerant victims are Scammer Grammar Scammers are always looking for more effective words. Many people have learned to be on their guard, and they're likely to suspect an overly aggressive phishing phone call from a fake credit card customer service agent speaking accented English. But victims still fall for [...]

SCARS Archive – Scammer Gallery – Men & Male Dating Scammers – RSN#12495

Men & Male Dating Scammers #12495 Stolen Photos Appear In Billions Of Fake Profiles On Social Media And Dating Websites - Originally Published 2010 It is impossible to catalog all of them, but you can see many more on www.ScamsOnline.org - a separate SCARS website dedicated to displaying stolen photos and real scammer's photos we have found SCAMMER GALLERY: Men & Male Dating Scammers #12495 We present a [...]

SCARS Archives – Scammer Gallery – Men & Male Romantic Scammers – RSN#12705

Stolen Identities & Photos - RSN#12705 A SCARS Archives Gallery - Originally Published 2013 Stolen Photos Appear In Billions Of Fake Profiles On Social Media And Dating Websites It is impossible to catalog all of them, but you can see many more on www.ScamsOnline.org - a separate SCARS website dedicated to displaying stolen photos and real scammer's photos we have found These Stolen Identities & Photos Do You [...]

SCARS Archives Scammers Photo Gallery By Name: Ester

SCARS Archives Scammers Photo Gallery By Name: Ester Romance & Impersonation Scammers Use A Broad Range Of Names But They Are Also Creatures Of Habit! Many times, individual scammers will choose specific names and use them over and over. This can give you an advantage. Scammers Using the Name: Ester On their fake profiles We present a sample selection of Scammers using the names: Ester, Aster, Estre Remember [...]

Cyberterrorism – An Overview

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SCARS Archives Example Scammer Grammar Collection #4 Fake Females

SCARS Archives Example Scammer Grammar Collection #4 Fake Females Scammer's use language for specific purposes Sometimes to test how tolerant victims are Scammer Grammar Scammers are always looking for more effective words. Many people have learned to be on their guard, and they're likely to suspect an overly aggressive phishing phone call from a fake credit card customer service agent speaking accented English. But victims still fall for [...]

Victim’s Story: A Romance Scam Victim Speaks Out

A Victim's Story: A Romance Scam Victim Speaks Out We Welcome Each Victim To Share Their Story If you would like to send us your story, we will withhold your name. Send them to contact@AgainstScams.org Commentary From Individual Victims Who Desperately Want To Be Heard Here Is An Editorial That Came From One Victim A While Ago, And We Are Reprinting It For Our Current Viewer's Benefit We [...]

The Spanish Prisoner Scam

The Spanish Prisoner Scam The Spanish Prisoner is a confidence trick originating by at least the early 19th century, as Eugène François Vidocq described in his memoirs It is one of the basic scam types still in use today! Reprinted from Slate » The Spanish Prisoner, the Treasure-Dangling Scam That Won’t Die “A man in this country receives a letter from a foreign city,” reads a New York Times trend story from 1898, about [...]

OPEN LETTER TO THE PEOPLE OF NIGERIA [UPDATED 2021]

OPEN LETTER TO THE PEOPLE OF NIGERIA [UPDATED 2021] SCARS Ends its Boycott of Nigeria The progress has been significant and meaningful! Nigeria has made great progress. We got their attention and things are improving. That was our goal! Nigerian Boycott Campaign In 2016 we began a campaign to get the attention of the Nigerian Government Nigerian scams were growing exponentially and completely out of control. We felt [...]