He is one of the best-known media identities in Australia with a voice that's instantly recognisable to millions.

But it didn't stop identity thieves targeting radio legend John Laws, forging his signature and raiding his bank account.

The man nicknamed the "Golden Tonsils" has emerged as the latest victim of a gang that police say is running a series of identity scams across the state in the same vein as famous Catch Me If You Can conman, Frank Abagnale Jr. Full article