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IC3 Releases Alert on Extortion Email Scams

The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has released an alert warning of a recent increase in extortion email scams. Cyber criminals threaten to release sexually explicit photos or videos of victims unless they agree to send payment.

 

IC3 Releases Alert on Extortion Email Scams

 

Alert Number

I-042020-PSA

Questions regarding this PSA should be directed to your local FBI Field Office.

Local Field Office Locations: www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field

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