Credit Card Theft

Turns out taking money out of the transaction hasn’t stopped thieves from stealing it.  And this is just one example of it being done.

The perpetrator appears to make a simple point of purchase transaction.  In reality he’s inserting a card skimmer into the credit/debit terminal.  That device than collects the data from the card that’s inserted.  The same thing is done at terminals throughout Regina.

Police are reminding businesses to check machines on a regular basis.  Tight fitting cards are a tip off.

Anyone who can assist police in identifying the suspect(s) in this crime or any other crime is asked to: