Police allege three people hit with 70 charges, used stolen personal information to apply for credit cards, cryptocurrency...

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27th Aug. 2020 10:08 AM

A teenager who used his twin brother’s ID to take out a phone plan has told the court he has now straightened his act.

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23rd July 2020 10:07 AM

BEN Graham was creeped out when a parking fine arrived in the post because he doesn’t have a car. Things only got weirder...

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25th Nov. 2019 6:11 PM

Facial recognition technology would help prevent Australians losing $2.2 billion through identity theft each year, a...

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26th Oct. 2019 12:10 PM

“You exploited the victims’ vulnerability for your personal financial gain. It is a fraud on our whole community.”

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04th Oct. 2019 5:10 PM

TENS of thousands of banking customers have had their personal information hacked into by fraudsters. SEE IF YOU HAVE BEEN...

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25th Aug. 2019 2:08 PM

Family's security compromised and more than $10,000 in fraudulent purchases racked up in a case of identity theft that's...

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07th May 2019 5:05 AM

An unsuspecting internet shopper duped by a Cairns scammer found his identity used to swindle other victims out of...

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17th April 2019 9:04 AM

The errant driver and Marburg veterinary nurse finally confessed to her true identity.

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21st Jan. 2019 5:01 AM

WHEN a new mum was grilled over her apparent excessive use of painkillers, she realised she’d fallen victim to a scam — and...

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17th Jan. 2019 7:01 PM

FRAUDSTERS are after your identity, but a security technology could help save Aussie taxpayers millions each year.

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22nd June 2018 5:06 PM

A MAN who spent 23 days in jail for a crime committed by an identity thief has finally had his name cleared.

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28th March 2018 1:03 PM

But a few years on and her deceit finally caught up with the now 51-year-old from Flinders View.

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26th March 2018 4:03 AM

REALITY TV contestants are used to revealing personal information to a national audience, but last night’s MasterChef could...

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04th July 2017 7:07 AM

IT’S a story of mistaken identity, phantom iPhones, pissed off police, and a ruined honeymoon.

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02nd June 2017 6:06 PM

The hacker responsible for stealing photos belonging to the likes of Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton has been jailed for...

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29th Oct. 2016 1:10 PM

A VOCAL Facebook personality making political claims across several Bundaberg Facebook groups is not who he claims to...

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10th March 2016 7:03 PM

AUSTRALIANS have an interesting relationship with cybercrime, as new research shows.

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24th Nov. 2015 10:11 AM

A RECENTLY reported incident of identity theft outlines why this is a topic which should not be ignored.

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13th Nov. 2015 6:11 PM

OUR love of online shopping and social media is making Australians unwitting pawns in the global fraud marketplace.

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12th Oct. 2015 6:10 AM

IF SOMEONE steals my date of birth what can they do?

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21st July 2015 12:07 PM

NATIONAL Consumer Fraud Week 2015 begins today and runs until Sunday and this year consumers are asked to “get smarter with...

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18th May 2015 5:05 AM

I RECENTLY had the honour of visiting the Centre for Identity at the University of Texas.

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16th May 2015 6:05 AM