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Report of contractor fraud results in arrest

Report of contractor fraud results in arrest
St. Helena police arrested a man on Nov. 30 after a local woman reported being defrauded by a contractor. The victim told police she had contracted with Mario Rios in July to build a fence on her property. She said she paid him up front, but he never …
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Howard looks into contractor chaos
They hired an alleged contractor named Dennis Ngai to do improvements. They say they shelled out more than $ 150,000. The result can be described as a dangerous debacle. You name it and it appears Dennis Ngai did a horrible job. From beams to cinder blocks …
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Did the C.I.A. set up a young patsy to disclose a fake NSA report on non-existent Russian hacking?
The NSA, however, is uncertain about the results of the attack, according to the report … Coming with the imprimatur of the election board’s main contractor, a fake email looks that much more authentic. A detail from a top-secret NSA report on …
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Beck Calls on Senate to Pass “Superstorm Sandy Homeowners Protection Act” to Protect Victims from Contractor Fraud

Beck Calls on Senate to Pass “Superstorm Sandy Homeowners Protection Act” to Protect Victims from Contractor Fraud
“We’ve heard too many stories of predatory contractors walking away from unfinished Sandy recovery projects after getting paid, and of the State doing little to address complaints or prevent others from becoming new victims,” said Beck …
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Estero Village Council grills contractor over building permit wait times, code enforcement
After the presentation, Councilor Howard Levitan said residents have voiced concern about the contractor’s efficacy … willing to work with folks to get resolutions, but he said the complaints and problems have not been shown to him.
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State of Oregon Construction Contractors Board aims to educate
… Board aims to educate The board is on a campaign designed to help both consumers and contractors on topics like benefits of using a licensed contractor to how to avoid scams. Check out this story on statesmanjournal.com: http://stjr.nl/2nVTtYI
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The Sub-Contractor Scam: ‘Certified Fraud’

The Sub-Contractor Scam: ‘Certified Fraud’
If you walk around any construction site across the country, it’s immediately apparent that sub-contractors are the backbone of Australia’s building and construction industry. They enter into contracts, do the work and have a fundamental legal right to …
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Local Contractor Scams Customers
Residents be ware of a business man named Vincent Smith who goes by the company name A-1 Remodeling, A-1 Windows and Door, Chicago Handyman, A-1 Glass man, or Vince’s Window Service. He is currently living around the 800 block of Lake Street and does …
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The Sub-Contractor Scam: ‘Certified Fraud’

The Sub-Contractor Scam: ‘Certified Fraud’
If you walk around any construction site across the country, it’s immediately apparent that sub-contractors are the backbone of Australia’s building and construction industry. They enter into contracts, do the work and have a fundamental legal right to …
Read more on sourceable.net

Local Contractor Scams Customers
Residents be ware of a business man named Vincent Smith who goes by the company name A-1 Remodeling, A-1 Windows and Door, Chicago Handyman, A-1 Glass man, or Vince’s Window Service. He is currently living around the 800 block of Lake Street and does …
Read more on Patch

Contractor arrested on fraud charges by a sheriff’s office now wanted by several other law enforcement agencies
A contractor arrested in Ascension Parish on fraud charges is now wanted in several other parts of the area, including Baton Rouge. Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reported Matthew Morris, 39, of Baton Rouge, who owns Complete Construction Contractors …
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WATCH: Contractor scam caught on video
WATCH: Contractor scam caught on video Hidden video shot by a construction foremen, showing cash exchanged with a KB Contracting manager, helped to expose a prevailing wage scandal in New York (Video: N.Y. Comptroller’s Office) Feb. 14, 2017 Check out …
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