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…

AG: Avoiding summer vacation rental scams

Release: ATLANTA, GA – Many Georgians are starting to think about summer travel plans. While some will opt for traditional hotel stays, many will look online in hopes of finding less expensive or more unique…

LCSO warns against fake deputy scam calls

LOWNDES CO., Ga.— The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office was recently contacted by several residents regarding someone calling pretending to be a deputy. Residents reported to the LCSO that the "deputy" stipulated payment to avoid being…

Federal Court and the U.S Attorney’s Office warn…

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Northern District of Georgia Press Release: ATLANTA – The U.S. District Court and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Georgia are issuing an alert to citizens…