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Williamson sheriff warns of amusement park ticket scam
Williamson County Sheriff Bennie Vick is alerting the public to a scam involving Holiday World amusement park tickets.
submitted BY WILLIAMSON COUNTY SHERIFF
Jul 12, 2017 4:23 PM
Anna Bixby directors face charges
Mother and daughter directors of Anna Bixby Women's Center are facing charges of fraud in the misuse of center funds, Illinois Attorney Lisa Madigan announced Monday.
Apr 1, 2015 7:41 AM
Sheriff alerts of sweepstakes scam
The Saline County Sheriff's Office have received reports from citizens receiving suspicious calls from purported representatives of Publisher's Clearinghouse.
Jan 21, 2015 11:23 AM
Bank tellers keep Du Quoin residents from biting on phony IRS scam
Du Quoin Chief of Police Jamie Ellermeyer credits local bank tellers with saving two local residents thousands of dollars in a phony California-based IRS telephone scam. The residents were within minutes of withdrawing between $3,000 and $7,000 from their bank accounts to pay bogus back-taxes and fines claimed by a telephone caller purporting to be with the IRS.
John H. Croessman
Jan 12, 2015 9:00 AM
Summer scammers reported
Saline County Sheriff Keith Brown says in recent days telephone scams and house maintenance scams have been reported to his office.
Jun 29, 2014 6:10 PM
E-mail scammers pose as AG office
Attorney General Lisa Madigan alerts Illinois residents about an e-mail scam that uses her office's name and falsely threatens prosecution to collect on supposed debts.
Jun 3, 2014 10:29 PM
Scam artists pose as imperiled family member
A Harrisburg woman is warning residents of a scam in which people call impersonating a family member in peril.
Feb 4, 2014 5:09 PM
SI Trader advertisers warned of fraudulent night, weekend calls
GateHouse Media Southern Illinois Regional Publisher Kevin Haezebroeck today issued a telephone fraud warning to advertisers and subscribers of the SI Trader.
GateHouse Media Illinois
Oct 21, 2013 10:25 AM
Woman facing federal charge found dead in Tennessee
Mt. Juliet, Tenn., Police Department has confirmed the Sept. 13 death of a Harrisburg woman who was indicted for mail fraud Sept. 4
Sep 25, 2013 2:46 PM
Harrisburg woman indicted in mail fraud scheme
Terri Ann Deneal, 51, of Harrisburg, was charged on Sept. 4 with mail fraud, in an indictment returned by a federal grand jury sitting in Benton, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, Stephen R. Wigginton, announced Wednesday.
Sep 5, 2013 5:14 PM
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