Police allege three people hit with 70 charges, used stolen personal information to apply for credit cards, cryptocurrency...
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.
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...
25th Nov. 2019 6:11 PM
Facial recognition technology would help prevent Australians losing $2.2 billion through identity theft each year, a...
26th Oct. 2019 12:10 PM
“You exploited the victims’ vulnerability for your personal financial gain. It is a fraud on our whole community.”
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...
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...
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...
17th April 2019 9:04 AM
The errant driver and Marburg veterinary nurse finally confessed to her true identity.
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...
17th Jan. 2019 7:01 PM
PARENTS of Warwick teen allegedly took internet router to work in bid to stop son from breaching 'strict' bail...
06th Dec. 2018 5:12 AM
FRAUDSTERS are after your identity, but a security technology could help save Aussie taxpayers millions each year.
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.
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.
26th March 2018 4:03 AM
He was the most wanted member of the most powerful organised crime group in Italy and Europe's biggest importer of cocaine...
05th Sept. 2017 1:09 PM
REALITY TV contestants are used to revealing personal information to a national audience, but last night’s MasterChef could...
04th July 2017 7:07 AM
IT’S a story of mistaken identity, phantom iPhones, pissed off police, and a ruined honeymoon.
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...
29th Oct. 2016 1:10 PM
A VOCAL Facebook personality making political claims across several Bundaberg Facebook groups is not who he claims to...
10th March 2016 7:03 PM
AUSTRALIANS have an interesting relationship with cybercrime, as new research shows.
24th Nov. 2015 10:11 AM
A RECENTLY reported incident of identity theft outlines why this is a topic which should not be ignored.
13th Nov. 2015 6:11 PM
OUR love of online shopping and social media is making Australians unwitting pawns in the global fraud marketplace.
12th Oct. 2015 6:10 AM
IF SOMEONE steals my date of birth what can they do?
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...
18th May 2015 5:05 AM
I RECENTLY had the honour of visiting the Centre for Identity at the University of Texas.
16th May 2015 6:05 AM