Name: Dinatale, Joseph Anthony
Crime: Home Repair Scams
Date: 08-12-2005
Time: N/A
City: Port Orange
Status: Active

Joseph Anthony Dinatale W/M approx. 5'10" 170 LBS. black hair (appears to be of Italian descent) DOB 08-16-1953, SS# 140-50-8727, FL DL # D534-481-53-296-0.

There are currently seven active Volusia County warrants for Joseph Dinatale regarding his fraudelant activity during the hurricanes of 2004. Dinatale acted as a licensed roofing/building contractor and he would approach victims that had sustained damage during the hurricanes. Dinatale is not a building contractor of any type.

All but one of the victims in the Port Orange cases is over 65 yoa. Dinatale would provide a written estimate to the victims under the fictitious business name "Oreo Home Improvements".

The Volusia County Sheriff's Office and the New Smyrna Beach Police Dept. have also charged Dinatale for crimes in their cities. At this time Dinatale's current whereabouts are unknown. The majority of these warrants have been designated a Nationwide Pickup.

Details courtesy of the Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida -