cyber fraud

Thane: Officer on duty at check-post helps woman recover Rs 3.22 lakh lost to cyber fraud

Thane: Officer on duty at check-post helps woman recover Rs 3.22 lakh lost to cyber fraud

Mumbai: A police officer attached to Naupada police station in Thane went beyond his call of duty and helped a woman get back Rs 3.22 lak...Read More

Maharashtra cyber's anti-phishing unit received 5,226 complaints in two years

Maharashtra cyber's anti-phishing unit received 5,226 complaints in two years

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Cyber's Anti Phishing Unit has recorded a total of 5,226 phishing complaints on their website since its inception...Read More

Prospective homebuyers duped by new cyber crime

Prospective homebuyers duped by new cyber crime

The cyber police have come across a new type of con wherein the fraudsters tie up with small-time crooks, working as real estate agents, ...Read More

Indore: IG tells youngsters about the underbelly of cyber world

Indore: IG tells youngsters about the underbelly of cyber world

IG Harinarayanachari Mishra made 500 youngsters aware about cyber fraud and cyber crime.

Navi Mumbai: Man held for cheating a teenager to the tune of Rs 3.29 lakh by promising high-end phone

Navi Mumbai: Man held for cheating a teenager to the tune of Rs 3.29 lakh by promising high-end phone

The Cyber Cell of Navi Mumbai police arrested a 30-year-old man from Rajasthan for allegedly cheating a teenager from Ulwe of Rs 3.29 lak...Read More

Mumbai: Good Samaritan finds lost ATM card, loses his own money to cyber fraud

Mumbai: Good Samaritan finds lost ATM card, loses his own money to cyber fraud

Mumbai: Clearly, the road to hell is paved with good intentions. Ask the 45-year-old school employee, who decided to track down the owner...Read More

Cyber fraud: Bhiwandi man loses Rs 1.33 lakh to fraudsters posing as bank officials

Cyber fraud: Bhiwandi man loses Rs 1.33 lakh to fraudsters posing as bank officials

Cyber Crime: Bhayandar resident loses Rs 2.24 lakh in online KYC fraud

Navi Mumbai: Cyber crimes shot up by whopping 200% in 2020

Navi Mumbai: Cyber crimes shot up by whopping 200% in 2020

There has been a sharp rise in online transactions after the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic across the country. This has also resulted...Read More

Navi Mumbai: Lured by VIP mobile number, Panvel resident loses Rs 64,900

Navi Mumbai: Lured by VIP mobile number, Panvel resident loses Rs 64,900

A man claiming to be an employee of a telecom provider cheated a Panvel resident of Rs 64,990 by promising him to provide a VIP mobile nu...Read More

RBI cautions against unauthorized digital lending platforms; asks users to file complaint on Sachet portal

RBI cautions against unauthorized digital lending platforms; asks users to file complaint on Sachet portal

RBI on Friday has cautioned that legitimate public lending activities can be undertaken by Banks, Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs)...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Police receive public complaints on financial and cyber fraud in Bhopal, promise appropriate action

Madhya Pradesh: Police receive public complaints on financial and cyber fraud in Bhopal, promise appropriate action

Penal action will be taken against offenders following complaints received under three categories.

Cyber fraudster dupes 32-year-old woman of ₹2 lakh

Cyber fraudster dupes 32-year-old woman of ₹2 lakh

Fraudster poses as job portal representative; offers victim employment in reputed firm

Film director Ramesh Sippy's daughter duped of Rs 95,000

Film director Ramesh Sippy's daughter duped of Rs 95,000

The incident took place on November 24, when Sheena Sippy received a call from a person who introduced himself as a representative of an ...Read More

Mumbai: 17-year-old CA aspirant hacks into system of coffee shop chain, transfers customers' credit across nation

Mumbai: 17-year-old CA aspirant hacks into system of coffee shop chain, transfers customers' credit across nation

A 17-year-old Chartered Accountant (CA) aspirant cheated a city-based coffee shop after he transferred the establishment's gift card mone...Read More

Online job frauds rise as people get laid off

Online job frauds rise as people get laid off

Cops ask aspirants to refrain from paying for services without due diligence

Indore: Girls main targets of cyber thugs

Indore: Girls main targets of cyber thugs

50% rise in number of cases from last year

Cyber Crime: Bhayandar resident loses Rs 2.24 lakh in online KYC fraud

Cyber Crime: Bhayandar resident loses Rs 2.24 lakh in online KYC fraud

As the country continues to be in combat mode against coronavirus, online fraudsters have refused to mend their ways and are striking at ...Read More

Cyber Fraud: Navy officer loses ₹1.56 lakh to KYC fraud

Cyber Fraud: Navy officer loses ₹1.56 lakh to KYC fraud

The accused sent a screen sharing link, getting access of the phone and siphoned ₹1.56 lakh in a series of six transactions within 30 min...Read More

Cyber Fraud: Desperate for job, 20-year-old girl ends up losing ₹8.6 lakh

Cyber Fraud: Desperate for job, 20-year-old girl ends up losing ₹8.6 lakh

The fraudster initially made her to pay Rs 4 lakh on various reasons while the remaining amount was swindled from her on the pretext of o...Read More

Cyber Fraud: Mobile shop owner duped of ₹46k

Cyber Fraud: Mobile shop owner duped of ₹46k

The unidentified accused duped the shopkeeper whose PayTM app was not functioning into using an online link.

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