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FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
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My Wife Hired a Hitman So I Faked My Death | Fakes, Frauds & Scammers

Ramon Sosa's wife wanted him dead, but the police needed proof. With their help, Ramon faked his death through a series of gruesome photos to catch her in the act.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
7:34

I Got Arrested for ‘Hacking Trump’s Tax Returns’ | Fakes, Frauds & Scammers

Investigator Jordan Hamlett tracks down all sorts of frauds; from fake missing persons to insurance scammers. So it was a surprise when the FBI arrested him for fraud.
VWN Investigators
9:15

Uncovering a $230 million tax fraud

The murder of Sergei Magnitsky while in prison remains one of the darkest scandals in the history of the Russian criminal justice system. This is his story.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
8:28

I’ve Pretended to Be 500 Missing Children | Fakes, Frauds & Scammers

Frédéric Bourdin is a serial impostor. Beginning his impersonations as a child, he’s assumed around 500 false identities – three of them were missing teenagers.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
5:12

How I Ended up on Interpol’s Most Wanted List

Not many thieves end up on Interpol’s most wanted list, but Mark Blaney did. He told us about his years as a jewellery thief across Europe.
T-Mobile The Young and the Scammed / web
2:54

The Young and the Scammed Episode 3

What seemed like the career opportunity of a lifetime turned into a dangerous situation.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
4:39

I Stole $2 Million of Jewellery as a Fake Arab Prince

Saqib Mumtaz couldn’t resist one last audacious crime and it came in the form of a $2 million dollar jewellery heist whilst intimidating the Prince of Brunei.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
5:34

Stealing 7 Tons of Gold: The Gentleman Conman

“Stealing from the ultra-rich is not a sin,” says the infamous thief Vincenzo Pipino who stole gold, art and jewels worth millions and shared his profits with the poor.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
5:54

How I Stole £2.5m When I Was a Teenager

Meet Elliot Casto who as a teenager stole £2.5m through credit card fraud and blasted the lot on Rolex watches, cars, top-end restaurants and five-star hotels.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
6:50

How I Made Millions Forging Priceless Art

‘Max the Forger’ specialised in faking the world’s most expensive art and selling it for a fortune. He tells us how he made his paintings look like famous antiques.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
9:17

The Two Scottish Rappers Who Conned the World

In this episode of Fakes, Frauds & Scammers, we hear the story of two Scottish lads who reinvented themselves as LA-based hip-hop artists. They claimed Eminem “taught them how to rap” and enjoyed a spectacular rise to the top of the music industry.
VICE Specials
12:46

Credit Card Scammers: Street Gangs on the Dark Web

VICE met up with a full-time scammer for a look inside the shady, lucrative world of stealing credit card info on the dark web.
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