Internet Fraud Police Report. But whether or not internet fraud results in monetary loss, it should be reported. What details will i be asked to include in my complaint?
It can help ask for a copy of your police report. Filing an alert might get you justice in the form of an arrest and possible make sure you call your bank, file a police report, and notify the credit bureaus (experian, transunion, and equifax) if you become a victim. If you sent an sms to a short number that turned out to be linked.
But, reporting internet fraud and scams helps other people from becoming victims.
Reporting securities and stock frauds. Frequent instances of internet fraud include business fraud, credit card fraud, internet auction fraud, investment schemes, nigerian letter fraud, and for information on the most common complaints and scams, see the annual reports of the internet crime complaint center (ic3), a partnership of the fbi. Reporting spam (unsolicited business emails). How do i report abuse?