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Scammers Targeting Small Businesses

Scammer #1A man named “Ed” wanted a landscaping quote for a paver driveway. He contacted a business by phone and said he would text the address, so that they could go out to the property and provide a free quote. … Continue reading

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Your Information is VITAL to a Scammer

Scammers target people in many different ways. Most of them find you through the mail, phony emails, text messages, phone calls, or even come to your house and show up at your door. Never be pressured to send money to anyone! … Continue reading

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Obituaries are prime hunting ground for scammers

Scammers have no shame. They will try to cash in during your bereavement any way they can. It’s hard enough losing a loved one such as a spouse, parent, or child. Sadly, obituaries are prime hunting ground for scammers, who … Continue reading

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Be Aware of New COVID-19 Scams!

Scammers are continuing to take advantage of the current environment to try and obtain your personal financial information. Here are the top COVID-19 scams to be aware of: Vaccine scams: Be alert when requested to send information or money for a … Continue reading

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Recognize Fraud BEFORE it Happens

Sophisticated scammers. Yep – they exist! They are getting smarter and continually looking for ways to get you to trust them. Scammers want access No matter what any scammer says on the phone, no matter what any scammer texts, and … Continue reading

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Have you been Pwned?

With so many of us working remotely from home, and kids doing online schooling, the need to extend online security encompasses all of us. We practice good hand washing habits and use hand sanitizer to help protect us from germs … Continue reading

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Officer Safety During Riots

Riot gear, helmets, and shields. These are some of the protective equipment that police officers use to help keep them safe during large scale rioting, such as what took place recently at the Capitol building in Washington, D.C. Fueled by … Continue reading

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Wishing you peace and joy this holiday season!

The Public Safety Assistance Foundation would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We are grateful for the work we get to do every day in helping to protect law enforcement from the exposure … Continue reading

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Home Security Camera Warning

Home security systems – many of us have them because we believe they will help protect our families from criminals. Well now they seem to be the latest interest of hackers who are exploiting them in a really terrifying twist. … Continue reading

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Protect Yourself from Online Shopping Scams

Shopping online has become increasingly popular. And ever since the COVID-19 pandemic began, it has become even more prevalent since most of us are staying home. We are shopping not just on our home computers, but on mobile devices as … Continue reading

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