Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen

Fraudsters hit the jackpot: phone scammers cheat Hong Kong victims out of HK$1.8 billion over 15 years

  • Masterminds evade arrest as cross-border scams target even well-educated, tech-savvy victims
  • Fraudsters update their scripts, use national security law to frighten victims into paying up

Topic |   Scams and swindles
Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
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