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Arrest Affidavit for Curtis Coats - March 2016 by kvuenews on Scribd The KVUE Defenders looked into Coats’ history.

Never call a number in an email as it might be part of a phishing scam.

Calling the police after you've been scammed might sound silly but it's not. When you're robbed on the street you contact the police, right? The fact that the criminal used the Internet to steal your money doesn't make it any less of a crime.

It was a mere two weeks before Aleksandra's emails swung in a more intimate direction, peppered with loving endearments and declarations of their future together.

A smitten Dave began to make plans, discussing travelling to Russia to see her — but he also had his doubts.

They use many different kinds of excuses and reasons why they need money. More women than men were scammed, with 61 per cent of the victims being female.

The police force in London reported 3,900 people being scammed online in 2016. A senior police officer described the damage the scams do to victims.

Scammers are doing their best to hit us from just about every possible avenue these days, from email phishing, to cell phone SMi Shing, and everything in between.