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Tennessee Department of Agriculture Warns Consumers About Credit Card Skimmers at Gas Pumps

 

Tennessee Department of AgricultureNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) is alerting consumers to an increase in fraudulent credit card devices found at gas pumps across the state.

“Inspectors with our Weights and Measures Section are discovering credit card skimmers during routine gas pump inspections,” Commissioner Charlie Hatcher, D.V.M. said.

Credit Card Skimmers have been found at several Gas Pumps across Tennessee.

Credit Card Skimmers have been found at several Gas Pumps across Tennessee.

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Tennessee Highway Patrol Arrests Identity Theft, Drug Trafficking Suspects

 

Tennessee Highway Patrol - THPNashville, TN – On Monday, May 18th, 2020, Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) Interdiction Plus (IP) Trooper Andrew Connors stopped a silver GMC Yukon XL on Interstate 24 at the 82-mile marker in Rutherford County, Tennessee for a traffic violation.

During the investigation, Trooper Connors became suspicious that the occupants of the vehicle were involved in criminal activity. IP Troopers Daniels and Campbell arrived to assist.

Trooper Connors obtained consent to search the vehicle. Troopers located 42 re-encoded credit cards, nine Bluetooth skimmer ribbons, one laptop, one USB skimmer ribbon attachment for a computer, multiple gas pump keys, gas pump security seals, five grams of cocaine, and other paraphernalia consistent with credit card fraud and identity theft.

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Tennessee Consumer Affairs Offers Tips for a Scam-Free Summer Vacation

 

Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance - TDCINashville, TN – With Memorial Day (May 28th) kicking off the unofficial start of summer vacation season, the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance’s (TDCI) Division of Consumer Affairs urges consumers to be on the lookout for scammers and identity thieves who target summer travelers. 

It's Summer Vacation Time.

It’s Summer Vacation Time.

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Tennessee Consumer Affairs Shares Scam Prevention Tips for Summer Travelers

 

Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance - TDCINashville, TN – With Tennesseans squeezing in one last vacation before the school year starts, the Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance’s (TDCI) Division of Consumer Affairs urges consumers to be on the lookout for scammers and identity thieves who target summer travelers. 

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First Advantage Bank helps thwart ATM Skimmer Scheme

 

Weekend Incident Prompts Bank to Accelerate Launch of CardValet Debit Card Monitoring App for Customers

First Advantage BankClarksville, TN – A plot to steal debit card and ATM numbers was foiled at First Advantage Bank last weekend after debit/credit card “skimmer” devices were discovered at three of the bank’s Clarksville ATM machines.

Working with an alert customer and local police, bank officials were able to respond quickly to confiscate the devices and are aiding local authorities in their ongoing investigation.

Card Skimmer that was affixed to an ATM at First Advantage Bank.

Card Skimmer that was affixed to an ATM at First Advantage Bank.

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Clarksville Police Department release Video on how a Card Skimmer is Attached

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department would like to thank First Advantage Bank for their cooperation in the ATM skimmer investigation.

They are an example of how a business takes care of not only their customers but also the Clarksville citizens and the citizens in the surrounding area, by educating us all in the most current ATM skimmer incidents.

With their assistance and the use of one of their ATMs, CPD has released a video that shows how the skimmers attach to the mouth of the card inserts on the ATMs.

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Clarksville Police release photos of Credit Card Skimmer Suspects

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On Saturday, August 13th, 2016 the Clarksville Police Department reported that an individual noticed something suspicious about the ATM at the First Advantage Bank on 2070 Wilma Rudolph Boulevard. It was discovered that a credit/debit card skimmer was affixed to the mouth of the ATM.

Other skimmers were also found at First Advantage Banks on 929 Madison Street and 1800 Fort Campbell Boulevard. Another Card Skimmer was found at F&M Bank on 1891 Madison Street.

Credit Card Skimmer Suspects

Credit Card Skimmer Suspects

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