Japan – Japanese Scammers – LINE App Investment Scams – 2023

Japan/Japanese Scammers – LINE App Investment Scams

Authors:
•  Rika Takebe, NPO Charms – Japanese Victim’s Assistance & Support Provider, SCARS Partner, Certified NLP coach, Business Coach & Consultant / MBA (Bond BBT) / Organizational Science Researcher
•  SCARS Editorial Team

The Sad Story of Scams in Japan & Japanese Scammers – LINE Investment Scams

SCARS Introduction to LINE App Scams

LINE, the ubiquitous messaging app in Japan, is more than just a platform for cat videos and sushi-gram updates. While it connects lives, it also harbors a dark underbelly: a fertile ground for scams targeting unsuspecting users. Understanding these deceptive tactics is crucial, for not only does it protect individuals but also sheds light on a complex digital ecosystem often shrouded in cultural nuances.

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Japanese Lawyer Arrested For Money Recovery Fraud – 2023

Japanese Lawyer Arrested For Collaborating With Money Recovery Scammers

Authors:
•  SCARS Editorial Team – Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams Inc.
•  NPO Charms Team

‘International Romance Fraud Victim Relief’ – A Japanese Lawyer Was Arrested For Participation In Money Recovery Fraud Related To Romance Scams

An 82-year-old Japanese lawyer was arrested in Tokyo by the Osaka Prefectural Police for lending his lawyer’s name and credentials to a defendant charged with money recovery fraud, according to interviews with people involved in the investigation.

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