scam alert

NJ Undercover Sting Busts 10 Unregistered Contractors
State law enforcement officials are warning New Jerseyans to be aware of home repair scams after Hurricane Sandy following the citing of 10 unregistered home improvement contractors who were rounded up in an "Undercover House" operation conducted in partnership with the Mercer County Offic…
NJ Female Con Artist Pleads Guilty
State Attorney General Jeff Chiesa says Susan Frank, also known as “Chicken,” pleaded guilty to third-degree theft by deception today before Superior Court Judge Michael Petrolle in Essex County.  Under her plea agreement, the state will recommend that she be sentenc…
IRS Warns New Jerseyans of New Scam
Department of Defense military members, retirees and civilian employees are being targeted by a new email phishing scam.  The email appears to come from Defense Finance and Accounting Services and displays a .mil email address.  The message claims that those receiving disability compensation from th…