Strathmore Area Woman Facing 317 Fraud Charges

Strathmore, Alberta – Strathmore RCMP have charged a 42-year-old Wheatland County woman with 317 fraud-related offences.

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Strathmore RCMP began their investigations when multiple citizens came forward to say that they were the victims of fraud. Jane Moore had befriended the victims, and convinced them that she was a member of a well-known wealthy Calgary family. She claimed she had an inheritance of $38 million dollars and was able to convince the victims to give her money based on the premise that she would repay the money as soon as her inheritance was available. Moore falsified bank documents and a court order to show that she had would be receiving $38 million dollars.

On Monday, August 28, 2017, Jane Elizabeth Moore was arrested on an outstanding warrant and charged with the following 250 Criminal Code offences:

  • Uttering Threats (x2)
  • Uttering a Forged Document (x2)
  • Fraud Over $5000 (x2)
  • Fraud Under $5000 (x242)

On Tuesday, August 29, 2017 Jane MOORE was charged with an additional 67 charges of Fraud for a similar occurrence. Jane Moore has been remanded, and is scheduled to appear in Strathmore Provincial Court on September 19, 2017.

Jane Moore is known to police and has a history of similar offences. She has been known to use the following names/alias’ in the past:

  • Jane Seaman
  • Elizabeth Seaman
  • Jane Norman
  • Jane Plimmer
  • JJ O’Conner
  • Jane Smith

If you have information about these crimes or if you believe you may have been victimized, please call the Strathmore RCMP at 403-934-3968.

If you have information but want to remain anonymous you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers www.crimestoppers.ab.ca for instructions).

Strathmore RCMP


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