Strange Apple iPhone Offer

The African crooks often try new tactics out to see if they work. This bogus iPhone offer is one trying to profit from Apple’s product popularity. It is poorly written. They don’t use Apple email addresses. They say they are from Apple and then go on to say they are major distributors. Personally I don’t think […]

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Commenting on Crime Online

Just like any other Blog, Crime Online gets it’s share of comment spam. Most of it is the usual type pushing anything and posting some kind of comment which has nothing to do with the blog at all. Now and then we get comment spam from the Africans themselves and the one we got today […]

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An inheritance I didn’t know about

In contrast to a lot of the 419 emails which reach us, this one is written in a good standard of English. It does put on that “official” air that the African crooks like to use, but it is still a scam email just the same. —–Original Message—– From: MORGAN PHILLIPS ESQ Sent: Wed, Jun […]

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Please destroy this mail

If you have seen the Khodorkovsky e-mails, then you know what this one is about. Platon Lebedev is another billionaire put in jail in Russia. I found the last sentence sounds like a James Bond movie: If you know you can do this, then contact me via private email: natlebdev@list.ru so that i can furnish […]

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