A Twin Cities man was sentenced Monday to two years of probation, to pay more than $20,000 in restitution and to 200 hours of community service for failing to file taxes, knowing his income was obtained from a scam, the Department of Justice said.
If you live in Brown County and get call from the sheriff’s office asking for donations, don’t give out any money: the call is a scam, according to police.
A Minnesota businessman who solicited investors for an alternative energy company that’s admitted to fraud has pleaded guilty to federal charges.
The Minnesota Department of Commerce said they caught a man who allegedly took advantage of senior citizens and swindled them out of $71,500.
Police arrested a juvenile Thursday accused of selling fraudulent entertainment tickets in the Twin Cities.
A crime alert issued Thursday aims to warn residents about a man with a long history of construction scams against the elderly.
Authorities in Edina are warning homeowners of an alleged makeover scam, where people have been reportedly going door-to-door asking residents to inspect their homes.
A United States District Court judge sentenced a Red Wing, Minn., woman Monday to 15 months in prison for using counterfeit money to buy items at retailers like Target only to return them for real cash, court documents showed.
There’s a new scam in town and the crooks aren’t using the Internet to get to their victims.
Somebody is preying on those who are looking to become U.S. citizens.
A Litchfield man thought he was doing some good when he sent money to so-called charities. Instead, he lost nearly $20,000 dollars.
A Twin Cities small business owner said Tuesdasy a former local NBA star scammed him out of $25,000.
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says the scam involves someone making a fake call to a grandparent and pretending to be in trouble.
Las Vegas police say they arrested two men accused of running a scam involving a promise to mysteriously turn blackened cash into currency.
The Minnesota AFL-CIO is warning of fraudulent calls in the labor federation’s name to raise money for Democrat Mark Dayton’s recount expenses.