Matthew Chisholm (credit: Rock Springs Police Department)

Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Preying On Elderly Couple In Arvada

Police have arrested a man accused of scamming an elderly couple in Arvada out of hundreds of dollars.


Adelbert Bassford (credit: Denver District Attorney's Office)

Man Convicted In Past Scam Accused In New Scheme

A man convicted of running a scam that bilked investors out of more than $1 million several years ago has been arrested again, accused of running another scam.


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Xcel Warns About Impersonators Stealing From Customers

Xcel Energy has released a warning that scammers are pretending to be Xcel workers as they try to steal money from customers.


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‘Mystery Shopper,’ ‘Microsoft Services’ Scams Resurface

In recent days 4 On Your Side Consumer Investigator Jodi Brooks has heard from multiple viewers who are being targeted by two different scams.



Scammers Set Elaborate Ruse Using PayPal Emails

A Northglenn man thought he was selling his boat, but instead he was getting scammed and it was tough to tell because of the emails he was getting.


CBS4's Jennifer Brice talks with scam victim Taylor Poyfair (credit: CBS)

Scam Targets College Students Looking For Work

University of Colorado students are being targeted through their school email. A Cyprus-based company says it’s offering “business consultancy services” and needs regional representatives to help. But police are saying beware.


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Attorney General Warns Against Wildfire Scammers

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers is warning about scam artists preying on wildfire victims and on people trying to donate to relief funds.


Dale Mingilton, president of the Denver-Boulder BBB chapter (credit: CBS)

BBB Warns Of New Phishing Scam

The Better Business Bureau is warning companies to be on the lookout for a new malicious email that appears to be about a complaint filed against their business. It’s being sent under the guise of the BBB, and even uses their logo.


Crystal Frasier (credit: CBS)

Denver Woman Says Extortion Scam Had Her Frightened

A Denver-area woman did some research and found out that she had nearly been victimized by a scam that targets consumers who have purchased drugs over the Internet or by phone.


Dave Joly talks with Consumer Investigator Jodi Brooks (credit: CBS)

FBI, CBI Collect Information About New Scam

Coloradans are among the hundreds or possibly thousands of people who have been contacted by scammers who are phishing for bank account information.





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