The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office is warning area residents of a new phone scam involving individuals posing as Vectren employees threatening to shut off the victim's power unless they pay a fee immediately.
Your BBB® hears daily from people with concerns relating to the IRS. Of course, these scams change all the time. Here is the newest version making the rounds. Criminals are sending bogus emails with attachments, text messages and postal mail claiming to be from the IRS, using a phony F…
The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Department offers tips for how to spot a kidnapping phone scam after a local mother was taken for $2,000 after being baited into believing her daughter had been kidnapped.
The Henderson Crime Stoppers are offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of three suspects caught on camera placing a skimmer on the ATM of the Field & Main Bank in downtown Henderson.
For the past few days, Facebook users from far and wide have been sharing a link claiming popular marker maker, Sharpie, is giving everyone who shares the link a free 24 pack of markers to celebrate their 13th anniversary. And once again, I'm here to tell you that's not the case.
The Evansville Police Department released a statement through their Facebook page on Wednesday stating they've received numerous calls from residents that have been the targeted by someone claiming to be with the IRS.
Your BBB® hears from people who get themselves in trouble by clicking on the wrong links in search engines, or mistyping a website in the address bar. Be careful visiting websites when typing the URL into your browser’s address bar. You might land on a phishing or malware we…
Many of us enjoy a good joke or can appreciate a harmless prank, but what happens when the “joke’s on you” turns to identity theft or financial loss? Your Tri-State BBB® offers dos and don’ts to avoid being fooled by a scam.