SEC is getting serious about bitcoin fraud and fake news
It's forming a Cyber Unit dedicated to online financial crimes
Justice Department takes aim at Hurricane Harvey scammers
Around a dozen agencies are working together to take down illegal activity.
Former Uber CEO says fraud lawsuit defies common sense
The CEO said Benchmark conjured up a plan to oust him and ambushed him while he was vulnerable.
Volkswagen’s head of compliance pleads guilty in emissions scandal
The car company's software cheat continues to garner criminal and civil repercussions.
China's 'elevated' bus was a scam after all
Chinese police launched an investigation into the funding platform behind the wheeled tram.
Fyre Festival founder arrested, charged with wire fraud
FBI agents say he lied to investors by claiming Fyre Media earned millions.
Faulty airbags cost Takata everything
The company lied about the safety of its faulty airbags, causing several deaths and hundreds of injuries.
Former Epix exec pleads guilty over $7 million fraud
He could serve a maximum prison sentence of 20 years.
FTC cracks down on internet tech support scams
The agency is punishing fraudsters that rely on pop-ups to scare you.