In Ukraine is gaining popularity a new kind of car fraud

The increase in the number of car thefts has created a new kind of fraud. The owners of the stolen cars the scammers call and offer to return the vehicle for a certain amount.

Scheme avtoradgona is quite simple: the attackers find in the Internet the announcement of the theft of the vehicle, and then call the owners of stolen cars, posing as hijackers, dealers and even the guards of the car parks. Often one victim calling a few different people. After receiving the money, the scammers disappear. Of course, no car they have.

It’s possible that the crooks have access to police databases, often because a telephone conversation, they called special signs stolen cars.