Remember, your report to above 2 places should be brief, clear, documentary proven and straight to the point. It should contain your full name and contact information.
ALWAYS include the open e-mail headers of scammer's letters!
This is the only way they can trace where the e-mails originate from and possibly catch the scammers.
Below are the links to the sites I personally like, find useful, also pages of my friends, helpers, scambaiters and other good stuff that I recommend. There are many different scamlists on the web, no need to name them all, just do a Google search.
I occasionally visit them all, usually after googling some name or e-mail, but the ones I personally like, re-visit and use the most are: *** Stop-scammers.
Though this list mostly specializes on Russian scams, they also list Nigerian female scammers.
You should report scams to: *** Your local police station.
They may also advice you what to do and where to report further. They have a special Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) *** Nigerian scams you can also report to a special organization created in Nigeria to fight 419 and other financial cybercrime, EFCC: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Russian scams you can (and should! You can use online translator, for example Google to translate the page (recommended). 2) Another place to report Russian scammers is MVD of Russia, aka MOI (Ministry of the Interior of Russia).
) report to the following 2 places: 1) FSB, aka FSS (Federal Security Service). This is like the headquarters of Russian Police: Send your message through "Public Reception" center.
They have a special so-called department "K" dedicated to fight cybercrime.
You can also send report to the scammer's embassy in your country, your embassy in scammer's country...
But honestly, I personally doubt the effectiveness of such reports.
I never heard of these reports making any difference. ) should be reported to the law enforcement offices which deal with criminals (the police, FBI, FSB, MVD, etc...) Please note, this is NOT a link exchange page.
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