Tag «Stolen Goods»

Classifieds crime blotter 12/5/2017

Classifieds crime blotter

Apartment Manager Finds Stolen Fridge For Sale On Craigslist: (Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Craigslist) Home rental scam steals mom’s Christmas money: (Cincinnati, Ohio, Craigslist) Lehigh Valley police discover nationwide sex trafficking ring including cities like Chicago, San Diego and more: (Pennsylvania, Backpage) El Paso men charged after stolen cellphone shows up on selling/purchasing app: (Texas, …

What to do when your stuff is stolen

In the past year one of the most common questions I get is “My (insert name of item here) has been stolen and placed on craigslist. What do I do?” That answer is a very simple one. Call your local police and enlist their help. I know there have been stories on here where citizens …

One media outlet picks up on craigslist crime spree

Craigslist Criminals: The Site’s New Danger: Finally someone in the media recognizes the dangers of craigslist. PORTLAND- Craigslist, the fee-free website based out of San Francisco, allows users to post items they wish to buy and sell without providing identification, a policy that is beginning to cause problems. Portland Police say thieves are using the …