Online Fraud
News  /  Published 15.01.23

Online thugs find new ways: Cops

130 fraud cases in 10 police stations in 3 months...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

India  /  Published 30.12.22

Woman duped of Rs 10 lakh in online fraud

The accused promised her good returns in international currency trading...
By PTI in Thane

News  /  Published 29.10.22

Comic strip on cyber fraud lists 12 methods employed by online scamsters

The IT department will soon launch a mobile van containing cyber awareness materials in collaboration with Kolkata police...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 17.09.22

Pre-Durga Puja alert on hotel reservation fraud

Victims lost money by paying through links that were shared with them over the phone...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 13.08.22

Kolkatans lose money through QR fraud in online sale

‘Prospective buyers’ ask for money with false payback promise...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


World  /  Published 05.08.22

US: Indian national guilty of scamming elders

The accused and his conspirators preyed on elderly victims impersonating as fraud prevention specialists from various banks...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

News  /  Published 30.07.22

Kolkata police seek help to rein in fraudsters

Cops hold Hackathon to select ‘cyber experts’...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.07.22

Scamsters dangle insurance premium bait before Kolkatans

Police say spurious links were being sent to mobile phones and one can lose phone’s data and banking details by clicking on them...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.07.22

Kolkata police recover lawyer’s lost money after quick complaint

Report online fraud as soon as it happens to help trace money, urge police...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.06.22

Kolkata police alert senior citizens against power bill fraud

Electricity disconnection threat dupes citizens; police urge caution against online traps...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Alipore


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