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Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre launches its new website!

Originally known as PhoneBusters, the CAFC is a combined effort of the RCMP, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Competition Bureau. Since its inception in 1993, the CAFC has grown to become Canada’s one-stop-shop for fraud reporting. To serve you better, the organization has just launched its new website.

How do I Report Fraud?

If you suspect that you may be a target of fraud, or if you have already sent funds, don't be embarrassed - you're not alone. If you want to report a fraud, or if you need more information, contact The Canadian Anti- Fraud Centre

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How can I recognize a scam?

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Scams of the Week

"Scareware" Scam warning - RCMP or CSIS pop-up

The Canadian Anti Fraud Centre has been receiving reports from Canadians who say their computers are being frozen or they have been "locked out" of their computers after receiving pop-up messages warning them their computer has been associated with child pornography. These warning messages, which claim to be from the RCMP or CSIS, tells the recipient to pay $100 dollars via Ukash so their computer can be "unlocked" Read more Scams of the Week