Georgians warned against pine straw scam

Release: CONSUMER ALERT: DOOR-TO-DOOR PINE STRAW SCAM MARCH 15, 2021 ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is warning Georgians about a scam involving door-to-door sales of pine straw or mulch. Consumers have complained about disreputable…

CPD penalizes locksmith for posing as a local…

Release: Locksmith Company to Pay Over $250,000 in Penalties and Consumer Restitution ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr recently announced that locksmith company King David Business Services, LLC and its owner, Asher Uziel, (collectively…

Blades flying off Home Depot fans lead to…

According to CBS News, King of Fans ordered a recall of over 190,000  Hampton Bay 54-inch Mara Indoor/Outdoor ceiling fans. Consumers purchase these fans exclusively through Home Depot. About 47 consumers have reported to King…

Carr encourages Cybersecurity Awareness Month observance

Release: Carr Recognizes Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Encourages Georgians to Protect their Data and Devices October 8, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – In recognition of Cybersecurity Awareness month this month, Attorney General Chris Carr is urging Georgia…

Chris Carr speaks on elder abuse

Release: Carr Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, Encourages Georgians to Learn Signs of Elder Abuse June 15, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Some statistics show that at least one in ten adults over 65 will…

Georgia CPD warns of new COVID-19 scams

Release: CONSUMER ALERT: Fraudsters Perpetrating New Scams to Capitalize on COVID-19 May 22, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is warning Georgians about new ways in which scammers are taking advantage of the…

Santander Inc. Must Settle $500 Million with Georgians

Release: Carr Announces Consumer Settlement with Santander, Millions to be Returned to Georgians MAY 20, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr, along with a bipartisan coalition of 34 attorneys general, is announcing a…