about generosity: it wasn't long after Hurricanes
Katrina and Rita hit the gulf coast last
fall that thousands of web sites began appearing
seeking donations for disaster victims and
some of these websites were fake—designed
to steal your money, pure and simple.
with a range of partners, the FBI has already
opened some 100 investigations into these
fraudulent sites...and we have dozens more
cases underway involving hurricane-related
fraud and corruption.
cases have resulted in charges and convictions.
Three recent examples: