FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Fort Myers police have made another arrest in a major check fraud scheme involving forged paychecks from the Lee County School District.Alyana Deleon was arrest..
NAPLES, Fla. - One of the men running to be the top cop in Collier County says the Sheriff's Office is wasting taxpayer money. WINK News was the first to hear of the accusation and..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - New government regulations could leave you stranded on the side of the road. Imagine getting a flat tire, popping the trunk to find your spare, and instead you f..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - WINK News has learned eight more people are wanted for cashing bogus Lee County School District checks. Thirty people are already facing charges after cashing th..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A WINK News Call for Action warning: if you get a phone call from a friend or a stranger telling you that President Obama wants to pay your electric bill, it's n..
NORTH PORT, Fla. - Michael Smith stares at his bank accounts in disbelief. Among his four accounts he and his wife have less than $100 to their name. But even worse are the credit ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Being at risk for pick pocketing has never been easier. Thieves don't need to steal your wallet, they can just walk right past you. WINK News Call for Acti..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - The wife of a veteran makes a desperate Call for Action after learning her husband with Alzheimer's disease may have to move out of a state-run VA nursing ho..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A WINK News investigation uncovers a link between people arrested for cashing fraudulent checks from the Lee County School District's account and people who work ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Some Southwest Florida businesses say they were scammed out of hundreds of dollars from solicitors misrepresenting themselves as part of the Lee County School Di..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Fire investigators say arson causes millions of dollars in damage each year and can cost everyone more in insurance premiums. It's one of the hardest crimes to so..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A WINK News investigation uncovers insurance policies most experts say you just shouldn't buy. Two people who paid for mortgage insurance got in touch with us wh..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - After a car dealership promised her financing despite her credit, a local woman walked away with a car. But when that financing fells through, she returned the..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A WINK News investigation uncovered veterans shocked to learn they're not really Americans! We started working on this story more than two months ago and d..
NAPLES, Fla. - When a local woman paid her credit card debt in full, but kept getting bills and late fees sent to her house, she turned to Call for Action for help.Last summer, Ohi..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - You've probably memorized important phone numbers like 9-1-1 for an emergency and *69 to return a call, but if you have ever received a text message you didn't w..
WINK News and Call For Action have solved an emotional four year mystery that had many across the country talking last week. It involves a small, blue wedding album filled with 185..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Almost a year after a local woman got an elevator lift installed at her home, it still wasn't working right. But it got fixed quickly after she made a Call..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's your money and it paid for dozens of laptops and computer hardware that are now missing from the Lee County School District. It poses both a financial probl..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - When you fill up do you look for the cheapest price? We uncover that paying more for your gas may actually save you money in the long run.Turns out, not all gas ..