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Forentia Village, aka Venice.

11 cities that China copied from the rest of the world that you won’t believe are knockoffs

From a fake English village to an exact replica of an UNESCO World Heritage Site in Austria, China has replicated cities from all over the world.
Ralph Perullo has been accused of selling counterfeit sports memorabilia.

A major sports memorabilia collector has been accused of peddling counterfeit items for thousands of dollars

Major sports memorabilia seller Ralph Perullo has been accused of selling counterfeit items, according to a new investigation from NBC News.
Amazon's new tool is targeted at stopping counterfeits.

Amazon has launched a new program to tackle one of its biggest criticisms

Amazon's new Project Zero program aims to zap counterfeits from its listings.
Newly redesigned $100 notes are printed at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on May 20, 2013 in Washington, DC.

A $100 counterfeit ‘supernote’ found in South Korea could have been made in North Korea

The popularity of Korean movies that depict North Koreans as counterfeiting criminals may be contributing to the speculation.

99% of fake Apple chargers fail a basic safety test, new study says

A study from two major consumer protection organizations found that 99% of counterfeit Apple chargers are unsafe. Here's how to make sure your chargers aren't.

The US Secret Service seized $30 million in fake cash in the agency’s biggest bust ever

In a pre-dawn operation, the US Secret Service and Peruvian police captured a multimillion-dollar haul of fake US currency.

A product designer’s yearlong battle with China’s copycats shows how hard it can be to protect startup ideas

Victims of China's copycats are facing a reality that "someone in China is going to make a knockoff of your unique invention."

Look at all the weird counterfeit tech you can buy in China

Dom Esposito of 9to5Mac traveled to Shenzhen in China, where tech products from companies like Apple are often made.

Customs seizes $4.65 million in ‘hell money’

"A search of their luggage resulted in the discovery of 93 bundles of counterfeit US $100 bills and 32 bundles of counterfeit Vietnamese Dong," the CBP states.

A professor tracked email spam selling fake luxury goods to 3 huge Chinese banks

Fake luxury goods are sold all over the internet. Spam can come in the form of an email or a message on some kind of instant messaging system, like WhatsApp.