cyber frauds

Cyber frauds: New Facebook user falls for customs clearance fraud, loses Rs 91,000

Cyber frauds: New Facebook user falls for customs clearance fraud, loses Rs 91,000

The woman opened her FB account in August. In the second week of September, she received a friend request from one Jackson William, a doc...Read More

Man loses Rs 2.24 lakh after fraudster makes him pay Rs 2 to update KYC

Man loses Rs 2.24 lakh after fraudster makes him pay Rs 2 to update KYC

The cyber fraudster claimed that mapping device is required to update his KYC details and asked him to download a remote screen sharing a...Read More

Cyber frauds: Fraudster hacks into man’s mobile, siphons off Rs 50,000

Cyber frauds: Fraudster hacks into man’s mobile, siphons off Rs 50,000

Victim was trying to make a recharge of Rs 249 when he was duped

Cyber frauds: Security guard loses Rs 50,000 to KYC fraud

Cyber frauds: Security guard loses Rs 50,000 to KYC fraud

The security guard was cheated into sharing his AADHAAR card number and bank details, and then asked for the OTP

Cyber frauds: Navy man falls victim to search engine fraud

Cyber frauds: Navy man falls victim to search engine fraud

A 25-year-old Navy sailor was searching the customer care number of a popular digital wallet platform to inquire about a transaction he h...Read More

Cyber fraud: Ordering food, radiation therapist duped of Rs 40K

Cyber fraud: Ordering food, radiation therapist duped of Rs 40K

The fraudster posed as a food delivery employee and sought card details from the victim on the pretext of making the payment

Cyber frauds: Posing as cousin, fraudster dupes trader of Rs 3 lakh

Cyber frauds: Posing as cousin, fraudster dupes trader of Rs 3 lakh

The 'cousin' convinced the trader that he has to pay money for medical emergency

Cyber frauds: Nurse’s FB friend dupes her of Rs 17.53 lakh for ‘surprise gift’

Cyber frauds: Nurse’s FB friend dupes her of Rs 17.53 lakh for ‘surprise gift’

The nurse, a resident of Malad (W), lives with her husband, an employee of the municipal corporation and is an avid user of social media

Cyber frauds: Seaman helps FB friend, gets duped of Rs 8 lakh

Cyber frauds: Seaman helps FB friend, gets duped of Rs 8 lakh

The seaman, who works in the housekeeping wing of a shipping firm, came in contact with a woman who identified herself as UK-based Rose S...Read More

Cyber Frauds: Businessman duped of Rs 97,000 in KYC fraud

Cyber Frauds: Businessman duped of Rs 97,000 in KYC fraud

The complainant used the PayTM account from his wife's bank account and shared his wife's account details

Cyber frauds: Tuition teacher duped of Rs 3.4 lakh by prospective spouse

Cyber frauds: Tuition teacher duped of Rs 3.4 lakh by prospective spouse

If you fall victim to cyber fraud, immediately alert the local police station or call the 24x7 Cyber Helpline-- 9820810007. Also, alert y...Read More

Cyber fraud: Retired Navy captain’s email hacked, duped of Rs 50,000

Cyber fraud: Retired Navy captain’s email hacked, duped of Rs 50,000

The 70-year-old victim is a resident of Altamount Road

Cyber Frauds: Delay in response from social media firms aid crime reach

Cyber Frauds: Delay in response from social media firms aid crime reach

It has been largely observed that netizens are cheated off a social media platform and duped to the tune of lakhs of rupees, using variou...Read More

Cyber Frauds: Woman offered eSIM, duped of  Rs 2.52 lakh

Cyber Frauds: Woman offered eSIM, duped of Rs 2.52 lakh

eSIM is an embedded SIM which is similar to a normal SIM but does not have a physical presence

Cyber frauds: Malad tippler in low spirits after losing Rs 1L for 4 bottles

Cyber frauds: Malad tippler in low spirits after losing Rs 1L for 4 bottles

Over 45 days after the cheating incident, the man approached Malad Police and lodged a complaint, claiming that he could not approach the...Read More

Cyber Fraud: Online loan search costs elderly Rs 1.86 lakh

Cyber Fraud: Online loan search costs elderly Rs 1.86 lakh

Mumbai: In yet another cyber fraud, a senior citizen was duped to the tune of Rs 1.86 lakh on the pretext of paying charges to avail a pe...Read More

Cyber Fraud: Imposter dupes sexagenarian of Rs 50,000

Cyber Fraud: Imposter dupes sexagenarian of Rs 50,000

The unidentified accused had lured the victim with a refund of Rs 1,050 and siphoned Rs 49,295 instead

Cyber fraud: School principal loses Rs 2 lakh to fraudster

Cyber fraud: School principal loses Rs 2 lakh to fraudster

The fraudster offered to increase the complainant's credit card limit from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 2 lakh

Victim of cyber fraud in Mumbai? Here are the helplines to help you get your money back

Victim of cyber fraud in Mumbai? Here are the helplines to help you get your money back

While the coronavirus pandemic has brought the world to a standstill, there has been a multiple-fold increase in cyber fraud. With digita...Read More

Cyber Fraud: Woman loses Rs 1.37 lakh in Kaun Banega Crorepati lottery fraud

Cyber Fraud: Woman loses Rs 1.37 lakh in Kaun Banega Crorepati lottery fraud

Duo makes WhatsApp call to tell victim she has won Rs 25 lakh, leave no trail

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