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SCARS™ Guide: Clones – Copying Profiles & Identities

SCARS™ Guide: Clones - Copying Profiles & Identities Cloning: Can My Real Grandmother Please Stand Up? Let The Scamming Begin! [lwptoc] Portions from Anonymous Most Of Us Have Heard Someone Say This: "Someone Cloned My Profile" And they alert you that their profile must have been cloned! (The other over used favorite term is "someone hacked by profile") The Urban Legend is that almost every account is being cloned. Your picture and your name have [...]

The SCARS Campaign To Boycott Ghana

The SCARS Campaign To Boycott Ghana The Ghana Government Must Address The Issue Of Cybercrimes! Ghana Completely Ignores Their Own Cybercriminals! Tens of thousands are victimized by Ghana Scammers EVERY MONTH! But there are literally no arrests made by the Ghana Police! In contrast, the Nigerian Police & the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will be arresting thousands of scammers & fraudsters. We must assume that Ghana [...]

SCARS™ Scammer Gallery: Collection Of Stolen Photos #4461

SCARS™ Scammer Gallery: Collection Of Stolen Photos #4461 Here Are Photos We Have Found Being Used By Scammers! Remember, scammers use thousands of fake or stolen names for each face they steal. Don't worry about a name, there are hundreds of millions of fake profiles on social media and even more on dating websites. All of these photos were stolen by scammers and found of fake Facebook & social media profiles. All you need to [...]

SCARS™ How To: What To Do If Your Scammer Impersonates You On Facebook?

SCARS™ How To: What To Do If Your Scammer Impersonates You On Facebook? How To Deal With A Fake Profile On Facebook Impersonating You? [lwptoc] A Note Of Caution: We say it over and over, never confront scammers. When you do they can take out their anger in several ways, and one of them is cloning your Facebook profile. The best approach is always to just go silent, report them, block them, and walk away. [...]

Japan Is The New Battleground For The War On Romance Scams – SCARS™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS™ SCAM NEWS: Japan Is The New Battleground For The War On Romance Scams Four Men Arrested Over Online Romance Scam After Japanese Woman Cheated Out Of Millions Of Yen Four men were arrested Tuesday for allegedly scamming several women out of large amounts of money by feigning romantic interest online. The men approached a number of women living in Fukuoka Prefecture last year via social media and pretended to be foreign military servicemen needing [...]

Battleground Japan – NHK Docudrama Reveals Telephone Scam Tactics – SCARS™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS™ SCAM NEWS: Battleground Japan - NHK Docudrama Reveals Telephone Scam Tactics Japanese Now Directly Involved In Scamming Thai police last month raided a residence in Pattaya where an alleged telephone swindling operation was taking place. They discovered 15 Japanese nationals suspected of calling retired people in Japan and fooling them into purchasing electronic money. Japanese police say they will arrest the suspects after they are deported. The sketchy quality of the reports deepened the general confusion about [...]

SCARS™ SCAM NEWS: Japanese Woman Age 66 Victimized In ‘International Romance Fraud’ Of ¥100 million (US$896,260)

SCARS™ SCAM NEWS: Japanese Woman Age 66 Victimized In ‘International Romance Fraud’ Of ¥100 million (US$896,260) A Victim's Story: Japanese Woman Became An Accomplice To Scammers The suspect told the police, 'My boyfriend, whom I met online, has money problems' Aichi Prefectural Police in Japan on Wednesday announced the arrest of a 66-year-old woman living in Nisshin City who is suspected of embezzling 100 million yen after she was swindled in what is called “international [...]

SCARS™ Scam Basics: What Is A Scam?

SCARS™ Scam Basics: What Is A Scam? You Would Think This Would Be Well Understood? But It's Not! What Is A Scam? About half the people that we talk to think it is only a scam if they sent money to the scammer! A very large number of people who have been scammed, don't think they were scammed. So what is it? SCAM is a noun, and is pronounced: ˈskam Definition of scam: a fraudulent or deceptive [...]

SCARS™ SCAM NEWS: Two Nigerians Arrested For Internet Love Scam In Singapore

SCARS™ SCAM NEWS: Two Nigerians Arrested For Internet Love Scam In Singapore Two Nigerians To Be Charged Over Internet Love Scam SINGAPORE: Two Nigerian men will be charged in court on Tuesday (May 14) for allegedly recruiting two Singaporean women for a transnational Internet love scam. This is the first time that overseas-based suspects involved in Internet love scams have been arrested and sent to Singapore for prosecution, police said in a news release. The men, aged [...]