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Police lauded for refusing $50,000 bribe offer from ATM hacking gang

Police officers who arrested an ATM skimming gang in San Fernando have been lauded for refusing a bribe of 2.6 million pesos to set them free. Last month, we reported how a Nicaraguan, Italian and Romanian were arrested in the city as they stole from cash machines. We also revealed…


Two more members of nationwide Romanian gang arrested for ATM scam

Two more Romanians have been arrested for their part in a hi-tech card skimming scheme. 43-year-old Petru Loan Uveges and 36-year-old Stefania Mehaela were caught in the act of making unauthorised withdrawals from ATM machines in Mandaue City using fake credit cards. Agents of the Philippines National Police Criminal Investigation and…